The second SYRIZA Congress re-elected Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras as party President with 93.54% of the total vote.

Following the vote count completed on Monday, the party Central Committee will consist of 151 members. Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos came first with 1312 votes, followed by Education Minister Nikos Filis (1308 votes) and Parliament President Nikos Voutsis (1272 votes).

“The renewal of trust in me is a renewal of responsibility for a more massive, more collective and effective SYRIZA in the face of the difficult battles that lie ahead, for a Greece of justice and prosperity”, tweeted PM and re-elected party President Tsipras on his personal account, after the vote result was announced.