Greek FM to meet Israeli counterpart over energy issues

Israel Katz

Israel Katz

Greece’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Nikos Dendias will meet with his Israeli counterpart Israel Katz on Thursday in Athens.

The two Ministers are scheduled to discuss defence and energy issues, but they will also discuss the latest developments in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East.

A joint press conference is expected to take place today, Thursday, with Katz also scheduled to meet with President Prokopios Pavlopoulos.

According to a statement issued by the Embassy in Athens, Katz's visit to Athens on October 30-November 1 is occurring during efforts for a new government in Israel, which reflects the significance Israel attributes to Greek-Israeli relations and to sustaining their dynamic momentum.