Energy and Greek-Turkish at the Mitsotakis-Bebork meeting in Athens

The Greek Prime Minister had a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany Annalena Baerbock

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The Greek Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, had a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany Annalena Baerbock at noon on Friday, during the meeting issues of bilateral, regional and international interest were discussed.

Kyriakos Mitsotakis presented Greece's positions on dealing with the energy crisis and on the need to take measures to restore energy markets to normal operation, while they also exchanged views on the Greek Prime Minister's recent proposal to create a pan-European reduction mechanism of consumption in industry against compensation.

At the same time, Mr. Mitsotakis reiterated that the energy price crisis is a European problem that requires a European solution. In addition, he presented the initiatives undertaken by the government in order to become a gateway to the EU. for energy transfer.

During the meeting, views were exchanged on the latest developments regarding the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the coordination of European actions to support Kiev.

The Greek Prime Minister informed the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany about the latest developments in Greek-Turkish relations. He reiterated the firm position that Greece wants open channels of communication with Turkey, based on International Law and good neighborly relations. He underlined, however, that Turkish provocations and sovereignty disputes are a threat to regional stability and cannot be tolerated by either Greece or the EU.

With regard to Immigration, an issue that concerns all of Europe, the Greek Prime Minister reiterated that Greece guards its borders, which are also European borders, with respect for International Law and human rights.

Source: KYPE