Wednesday, 2 December 2015


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Foreign Minister Kotzias’ opening address in his briefing of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on National Defense and Foreign Affairs (23 November, 2015)

5 Gorgeous Greek Geoparks in UNESCO List

During the 38th session of UNESCO’s General Conference (Nov 3-18), the 195 Member States unanimously agreed to ratify the creation of the “UNESCO Global Geoparks”

Athens International Conference on Religious and Cultural Coexistence in the Middle East

Statement of the Presidium of the Athens International Conference on "Religious and Cultural Pluralism and Peaceful Coexistence in the Middle East" (18-20 October, 2015)

  • Statement from the headquarters of the Hellenic Coastguard. Denial of claims in articles and audiovisual material

    1. The Hellenic Coastguard categorically denies the articles in the foreign press, as well as the doctored audiovisual material on a foreign website, according to which a Hellenic Coastguard vessel allegedly tried to sink a boat carrying refugees. Moreover, there is no reason to deny the real...

  • Notification for Tourists

    Those who are visiting or are going to visit Greece should be aware that the capital control measures imposed by the Greek government do not apply to transactions or withdrawals made via ATM with the use of debit or credit cards issued in their country.

Foreign Minister Kotzias’ statement on ERT, to journalist Giorgos Syriopoulos (Brussels, 1 December 2015)

“We went to Iran to formulate a comprehensive action plan that we hope will be ready ahead of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ visit to Iran at the beginning of next year. The trip to Iran was promising and effective, and it was one of the trips we are taking to...

Foreign Minister Kotzias’ statements at his joint press conference with the Foreign Minister of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif (Tehran, 29 November 2015)

N. KOTZIAS: It is well known that Greek-Iranian relations are among the oldest in the history of humanity. A relationship that goes back thousands of years. Countries that don’t have this kind of history cannot understand relations of this kind. Our relations are far beyond the problems of today and...

Tsipras at COP21 Urges Global Shift to Eco-Social Sustainability

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras joined 150 world leaders at the inaugural session yesterday (30.11) of the Paris COP 21 United Nations Conference on Climate Change. Addressing participants,...

Fly me to the Peloponnese!

British Airways announced it will launch direct flights from London’s Heathrow Airport to Kalamata International airport in the region of the Peloponnese, starting from April 30 to September 26,...

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