Greek avenger: Alexis Tsipras profiled

The leader of Greece's radical left-wing alliance Syriza is tipped to become prime minister after next month's general election.

26th May, 2012
Alexis Tsipras: his radical left-wing alliance Syriza is now the clear favourite to lead the next government. Illustration: Peter Hanan

Alexis Tsipras

**Age:*8 37

**Appearance:** lean, fresh-faced, never wears a tie

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