Greek Lawmakers Fail to Elect President in Round 2

December 23, 2014 10:48 AM

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Greek lawmakers have failed to elect the country's new president in a second round of voting, leaving the government with a final attempt next week to break an impasse that could force early elections.

The conservative-led government's candidate, Stavros Dimas, received 168 votes in Tuesday's ballot, far short of the 200 needed for his election.

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