Greece – country profile

10.8 million

22 MEPs (2014: 21)   EPP (7)   S&D (8)   ALDE (1)   G/EFA (1)   EFD (2)   GUE/NGL (3)

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Maria Damanaki – Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries PES
2010-: Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries

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Maria Damanaki

Antonis Samaras – Prime Minister EPP
New Democracy (ND) EPP + Panhellenic Socialist Movement (Pasok) PES
12 votes
Next parliamentary elections scheduled for 2016
Antonis Samaras

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Panormou 74 & Larisis st, Athens 115 23
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