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The municipal council of the City of Athens voted…

The municipal council of the City of Athens voted Theodoros Behrakis as the new mayor of Athens yesterday to replace Dora Bakoyannis, who is now foreign minister. Behrakis, a councilor representing the ruling New Democracy party, beat off competition from the only other candidate, Angelos Moschonas. Behrakis received 14 of the 25 votes.