United Left (Greece)

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United Left
Ενωμένη Αριστερά
Enomeni Aristera
Leader Ilias Iliou
Founded 1974
Dissolved 1977
Succeeded by Progress and Left Forces Alliance
Ideology Communism
Democratic socialism
Political position Left-wing

The United Left (Greek: Ενωμένη Αριστερά, Enomeni Aristera in Greek) was an electoral union formed between the Communist Party of Greece, Communist Party of Greece (Interior) and the United Democratic Left (EDA) to contest the 1974 Greek legislative election. The UL took 9.47% of the vote and won eight seats.

Election results[edit]

Hellenic Parliament[edit]

Election Hellenic Parliament Rank Government Leader
Votes  % ±pp Seats won +/−
1974 464,787 9.5% New
8 / 300
Increase8 #4 Opposition Ilias Iliou