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Spy Scandal Won’t Derail Election Chances, Says Greek Prime Minister

Kyriakos Mitsotakis in New York, US, on Sept. 21.

Kyriakos Mitsotakis in New York, US, on Sept. 21.

Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg

For a political leader caught up in a James Bond-style spy scandal, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is confident he can ride it out and even rule alone in elections next year.

“We have a pretty good chance of winning an absolute majority after the next elections,” the premier told Bloomberg during an interview in New York.