New Prime Minister of Greece refused to swear on the Bible
Almaty. January 27. KazTAG - Alexis Tsipras, leader of coalition of radical left forces of Greece, refused to make oath on the Bible, report Russian mass media sources.
Instead of that Tsipras made a civil oath.
"Mr. President I assure you that I will always obey the Constitution and laws in the interests of Greek people," he promised.
According to foreign mass media sources Alexis Tsipras is an atheist.
According to the Greek traditions following the preys of archbishop, the Prime Minister must make oath on the Bible.