Death of Tzannis Tzannetakis

September 13, 1927 - April 1, 2010
Athens, Greece | Age 82

Former Greek Prime Minister dies at 82
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ATHENS, Greece

Former Prime Minister Tzannis Tzannetakis, who led a short-lived coalition government in 1989 while the country was rocked by corruption scandals and political turmoil, has died at 82.

Tzannetakis' office said he died in an Athens hospital Thursday but gave no other details. A statement said he would be buried next week, with the date of the funeral not yet decided.

During his three-month tenure as prime minister,...

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