Greek leaders question EU migration policy, seek room to amend bailout

Former Greek prime minister and leader of the left-wing Syriza party Alexis Tsipras (L) and main opposition conservative New Democracy leader Vangelis Meimarakis smile prior to a live pre-election televised debate in Athens, September 14, 2014The two main candidates for the Greek premiership in this weekend’s snap election on Monday questioned the EU’s migration policy and said they would seek ways to amend the country’s unpopular new economic bailout. In a televised debate, leftist leader and former PM Alexis Tsipras said military action against people smugglers would not work in Greek waters.

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