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Alexis Tsipras
Αλέξης Τσίπρας
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Leader of the Opposition
Assumed office
8 July 2019
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis
Preceded by Kyriakos Mitsotakis
In office
20 June 2012 – 26 January 2015
Prime Minister Antonis Samaras
Preceded by Antonis Samaras
Succeeded by Antonis Samaras
Prime Minister of Greece
In office
21 September 2015 – 8 July 2019
President Prokopis Pavlopoulos
Deputy Yannis Dragasakis
Preceded by Vassiliki Thanou-Christophilou
Succeeded by Kyriakos Mitsotakis
In office
26 January 2015 – 27 August 2015
President Karolos Papoulias
Prokopis Pavlopoulos
Deputy Yannis Dragasakis
Preceded by Antonis Samaras
Succeeded by Vassiliki Thanou-Christophilou
Minister for Foreign Affairs
In office
20 October 2018 – 15 February 2019
Preceded by Nikos Kotzias
Succeeded by Georgios Katrougalos
Leader of Syriza
Assumed office
4 October 2009
Preceded by Alekos Alavanos
Personal details
Born 28 July 1974 (1974-07-28) (age 46)
Athens, Greece
Political party Communist Party (before 1991)
Synaspismos (1991–2013)
Syriza (2013–present)
Other political
affiliations
Party of the European Left
Domestic partner Peristera Baziana
Children 2
Education National Technical University of Athens
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Template:Alexis Tsipras sidebar Alexis Tsipras (Greek: Αλέξης Τσίπρας, pronounced [aˈleksis ˈt͡sipras]; born 28 July 1974) is a Greek politician. He is thr Leader of the Opposition since 2019. He has been a member of Syriza since 2013. He was Prime Minister of Greece from 2015 to 2019.

Tsipras is a member of the Syriza party, and is a democratic socialist. A major issue of his term has been dealing with the Greek debt crisis.


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