Greek Deputy Kaili Quits Ruling Party, Real News Reports

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou’s majority in parliament fell to 151 out of 300 seat after one of his deputies declared herself independent, Athens- based Real News website reported.

The lawmaker, Eva Kaili, sent a letter to the Parliament Speaker declaring her intention to keep her parliament seat and vote as an independent, Real News said.

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