Kasselakis vows overhaul of SYRIZA following European elections

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SYRIZA opposition leader Stefanos Kasselakis plans to overhaul the party in a statutory congress following June's European Parliament elections, he said in an interview with the Real News newspaper on Sunday. In the same interview, he defended his stance in the recent contentious party congress, while also criticizing the conservative government's handling of the Tempe railway crash and its plans to legalize non-state universities.

"The mandate I have received is to rebuild the party following a painful defeat and an inevitable subsequent split. All actions will be taken with the utmost participation and consultation with the members, utilizing all available digital tools," Kasselakis said. He further announced that the party would unveil its manifesto and candidate list for the European elections in the upcoming weeks.

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