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Portugal's Socialists out

Monday, June 06, 2011 - 01:35

June 6 - Portugal's centre-right Social Democrats score a convincing win over the Socialists in election. Paul Chapman reports.

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And tools can take -- prime minister issues is so Chris Tisch took the blame for his policies defeat in Sunday's elections. He's quit secessionist party that. After the club dearly but only this electoral defeat is mine and I want to assume it entirely tonight -- -- I think it is time to open a new -- of political leadership for the Socialist Party. A new political cycle when old people we -- -- The new prime minister -- -- and so is going yeah. He's facing a tough job rescuing the country from economic chaos. I hope that that this the new staff we. Beginning now. Would be the first step. Through and you hope for Portugal. To move. Half and you credibility. Outside Portugal. And to restart confidence. In the markets. In Portugal. Portugal is facing its highest unemployment level in three decades. It's 78 billion Euro bailout from the European Union it also means tough times ahead. A center right coalition is expected to achieve what the defeated minority socialist could not. Speedy enactment of measures including sweeping tax rises and Chapman it's.

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Portugal's Socialists out

Monday, June 06, 2011 - 01:35