EPP official sees Mitsotakis able to fight ‘left populism’


The chairman of the European People's Party (EPP) group in the European Parliament, Manfred Weber, has congratulated Kyriakos Mitsotakis on being elected New Democracy leader.

“Congrats to @kmitsotakis. Pro european who can put end to left populism & offer credible alternative govt solution in Greece,” tweeted the German MEP on Monday morning.

Mitsotakis is seen gaining around 52 percent of the votes when the final results are announced on Monday.