President Prokopis Pavlopoulos

Greek President Urges Turkey to 'Fully Respect' International Law

Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Tuesday called for Turkey to respect international law, as relations between Athens and Ankara reach their lowest point in some years. Pavlopoulos was speaking after a meeting with visiting Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa. He said...

President Pavlopoulos Urges Unity, In Greek Diaspora Address

The year 2018 will find Greeks determined and united in their endeavours and carving out "the future that we deserve and befits us," Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos underlined in his message to Greeks abroad, ahead of the Christmas and...

President Pavlopoulos: Cyprus Problem is a European Issue

President of the Republic, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, has reiterated that the Cyprus problem is a European and international one, adding that Greece demands that a solution be reached immediately. Pavlopoulos was speaking during an event on Thursday, in Thessaloniki. He noted...

Quake-Stricken Vrisa Must Become 'As It Was' President Pavlopoulos Says

The European Union must "reach the limits of its laws" in order to assist work to restore quake-stricken Vrisa and another 12 settlements on the island of Lesvos, President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Sunday while...

President Pavlopoulos Urges German FinMin Schaeuble to Not Let Election Influence Stance on Debt Relief

In an interview published on Friday in the German newspaper Die Welt, the President of Greece, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, urged German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble to not let the German elections underway influence his decision on the debt relief program...

President Pavlopoulos on Why Greece Has Failed to Implement Smoking Ban Law From 2008

On Wednesday, May 24 at the International Conference on Tobacco Control 2017 organized by the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) in Athens, Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos stressed that the failure of Greece to implement the anti-smoking...

Pavlopoulos: Without European Integration EU Will Disintegrate

If European integration is not achieved the ensuing stagnation will lead to disintegration, President Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Thursday in opening remarks at the Delphi Forum. “If European integration is not achieved, the ensuing stagnation leads deterministically to the risk...

Gov't Sources: Athens in Constant Communication and Coordination With Cyprus Over Negotiations

Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos is likely to meet with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras next week to discuss the Cyprus issue. According to sources, the meeting will possibly take place on Tuesday after Tsipras' meeting with political leaders and before his...

Greece Owes A lot to the Diaspora for its Support of Our People, President Pavlopoulos Says

"Greece owes you a lot for your valuable support...whenever our Land and our People need it at critical times," President Prokopis Pavlopoulos said in a letter to the Greek Diaspora. The President also underlined that all Greeks will strive "Greece...

Greek President: We Will Defend the 'Unswerving Implementation' of the Lausanne Treaty

Greece is determined to defend the "unswerving implementation" of the Lausanne Treaty, President Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Thursday during an event proclaiming him an honorary president of the National Research Foundation “Eleftherios Venizelos” in Chania, Crete. Pavlopoulos reiterated that Greece...