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Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs G. Katrougalos’ Interview on “Thema Radio” with journalists M. Pollatos and I. Makrygiannis (Athens, 09/11/2018)

REPORTER: We have the honour to host the Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Giorgos Katrougalos. Good morning Mr. Katrougalos. G. KATROUGALOS Good morning, to you and your listeners. REPORTER: Mr. Katrougalos, I wonder what it is like to be the Alternate Minister now that the Chief Minister is also the Prime...

Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Giorgos Katrougalos’ interview for the newspaper “Ta Nea” with journalist A. Ravanos (3 November 2018)

JOURNALIST: Will the recent death by police fire of the Greek national negatively impact Greek-Albanian relations, and what developments  does this lead to? G. KATROUGALOS: I would like to hope that the recent tragic death will not hinder the positive trajectory of Greek-Albanian relations. Unfortunately, on 28 October, we expected things...

Alternate Foreign Minister G. Katrougalos’ Interview on ANT1 TV's prime time newscast with N. Hatzinikolaou

JOURNALIST: I welcome now the Alternate Foreign Minister, Mr Giorgos Katrougalos. Good evening Minister. G. KATROUGALOS: Good evening. JOURNALIST: I would like a brief comment on the latest Turkish provocations. They have declared - and they did so in a truly shocking manner - that they intend to be present - as...

Interview of Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Giorgos Katrougalos on “Real FM” Radio with journalist N. Chatzinikolaou (31 October 2018)

JOURNALIST: What can we do, as a country, in order for our neighbours to conduct a real, serious, and objective investigation into the cause of death of our compatriot? G. KATROUGALOS: We clearly have three priorities: one is the one you mentioned, to clarify the true circumstances and mainly investigate if...

Interview of Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Giorgos Katrougalos on ‘Sto Kokkino’ radio with journalists V. Karagiorgios and D. Koukloumperis (30 October 2018)

JOURNALIST: We shall speak with Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs for European Issues, Mr. Giorgos Katrougalos. Good morning, Mr. Minister. G. KATROUGALOS: Good morning to you and your listeners. JOURNALIST: What is the main goal of the EU-Arab Summit? G. KATROUGALOS: We have a series of multilateral initiatives with regard to our international...

Interview of Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Giorgos Katrougalos with the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (30 October 2018)

JOURNALIST: Our first guest, Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs for European Issues, Mr.  Giorgos Katrougalos. Good morning, Mr. Katrougalos. G. KATROUGALOS: Good morning to you and to your audience. JOURNALIST: I would like your comment on the tragic incident in Bularat. G. KATROUGALOS: As you know, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, from the...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Handover Ceremony - Statements of departing Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Kotzias and Prime Minister and new Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexis Tsipras (Athens, 20 October 2018)

N. KOTZIAS: I have spent half of my professional life here, a total of 1/3 of my life. We have been at the Ministry for 23 years. You remember, when I came I said, “I’ve returned home, I left for the University, I will go and teach again. I have...

Arts in Greece | Sakis Tolis of Rotting Christ "Greek metal bands are probably our biggest music export right now"

For Greek “metalheads”, Rotting Christ needs no introduction; the same goes for many more music fans worldwide. The band’s core, brothers Sakis (vocals/guitars) and Themis Tolis...

One more reason to film in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

Greece, boasting one of the oldest cinematic traditions in Europe, is for more than one reasons a film friendly country; its unique light and locations as well as its versatile architecture have...

Rethinking Greece: Johanna Hanink on Ancients, Moderns and the politics of cultural indebtedness

Johanna Hanink is Associate Professor of Classics at Brown University, US. Her work focuses on ancient theater and performance, the cultural life of classical Athens, and the idea of the "Greek...

Thinking of a Greek smart city? Think of Trikala!

Central Bridge @Trikala (photo:Kouris©Greece-is) Built in the Thessalian plain in the middle of Greece, the medium-sized provincial city of Trikala is a unique destination for those who want to...

Hiking Greek Islands: explore off-the-beaten track treasures!

The Greek islands, well known for their sunny beaches and clear blue waters, attract outdoor enthusiasts not only for activities such as diving, scuba diving, snorkeling, wind surfing, sailing or...

Reading Greece: Auguste Corteau – When the Writer Meets the Translator

Auguste Corteau (1979) is a fiction writer, a playwright and a translator. He has written novels/novellas: Rabastin (1999), The Square (2000), Haunted (2001), Animal (2002), The Streets Sculptor...

Arts in Greece | Chainis Dimitris Apostolakis: "In Crete, the continuity of musical expression has not been interrupted"

Lyra player, singer, songwriter and theoretical physicist "Chainis" Dimitris Apostolakis is a founding member of Chainides, a Cretan music group formed in 1990 by a group of...

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