Varoufakis Will Be Absent From Parliament Today, Detained Due To "Family Reasons"

Following Varoufakis' resignation as Greek finmin on Monday, the first official casualty of the Greferendum which in retrospect was completely irrelevant, he has been put in a tough position of still having to be physically present in parliament of which he remains a member. But not today: moments ago Yanis tweeted that he will not be present to cast the critical vote supporting Syriza's backtracked proposal, as he will be detained for "family reasons." 

Nonetheless, he also tweets that he fully supports the new FinMin Tsakalotos' "in the fight he is going to put at the Eurogroup." Unclear which fight he is referring to since Greece has backtracked to a position from before the referendum, but whatever.

His tweets: