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Tsipras to restore PMQs

Greece’s leftist government has decided to restore the weekly session of prime minister’s questions, better known here as “the prime minister’s hour.”

In a letter to Parliament speaker Zoi Konstantopoulou on Wednesday, Tsipras said he plans to answer questions from members of parliament every Friday.

His conservative predecessor, Antonis Samaras, had been widely criticized for snubbing parliament sessions.