Tsipras sees SYRIZA victory in next elections, blames PM for 'failed policies'

Expressing confidence that his party will comfortably win the next elections whenever these are held, main opposition SYRIZA-Progressive Alliance leader Alexis Tsipras was harshly critical of the government in an extensive interview with the newspaper "Efimerida ton Syntakton" published on Saturday, saying that people were "tired of the disconnect" between the reality they experience and the picture presented in the media.

He attacked Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, asserting that "crassness, fake news, mud slinging and character assassinations are in his political DNA."

Tsipras also slammed the government's handling of the fires and the pandemic and said the overall political responsibility belonged to the prime minister and asserting that "at the helm of the country is a denier of reality."

"Society is now suffering under a government that in two years has not on