Greek PM meets Cypriot and Egyptian leaders in Crete




Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, will meet today in Elounda, Crete, at the 6th Greece-Cyprus-Egypt Summit.

"The Summit highlights the high level of cooperation between Greece and Cyprus with Egypt and the enhanced role that their tripartite and multilateral initiatives have gained in promoting regional stability, security and development in a particularly critical period for the region," say government sources.

According to sources, during the bilateral contacts of the leaders and their tripartite meeting, the leaders will be signing agreements and memoranda of cooperation in the areas of regional development, energy security, regional stability in the Eastern Mediterranean, economic cooperation, as well as tripartite cooperation on economic, digital, environmental and homogeneity sectors.

Accompanying the Greek Prime Minister at the 6th Greek-Cypriot-Egypt Summit are the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, the Minister of Energy and the Environment, George Stratakis, the Minister of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Information, Nikos Pappas, the Secretary of State for Homeland Affairs, Terence Shik, Deputy Minister of Economy and Development, Stathis Giannakidis, and Deputy Minister of Labor, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities, Tasos Petropoulos.