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Greek President in Israel to honour Holocaust victims

Greece’s President Prokopis Pavlopoulos is in Israel today at the invitation of his Israeli counterpart to participate in the memorial services at Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum. Pavlopoulos will join heads of State…

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Tom Hanks becomes an honorary Greek citizen

Tom Hanks may officially consider himself Greek. Greece’s President, Prokopis Pavlopoulos has signed an honorary naturalisation order allowing the 63-year-old actor to claim Greek citizenship. The Hollywood star has made no secret…

Diaspora Greeks given right to vote 1

Diaspora Greeks given right to vote

The Mitsotakis government succeeded in approving the majority of its proposed constitutional changes on Monday evening, which include regulations on the selection of Greece’s President, the right of Greeks abroad to vote…

President pays tribute to Greek Cancer Society         9

President pays tribute to Greek Cancer Society        

Greece’s President Prokopios Pavlopoulos paid tribute to the Hellenic Cancer Society (HCS) on Monday, praising their work during an event organised jointly by the GCS and the Ministry of Health on the…

EU Commission President receives Greek President 13

EU Commission President receives Greek President

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday received Greece’s President Prokopios Pavlopoulos during his official visit to Brussels. Following their meeting , the Greek President and Jean-Claude Juncker attended a working luncheon…

Greek President talks FYROM and Turkey at Euro Commission HQ 15

Greek President talks FYROM and Turkey at Euro Commission HQ

Greece’s President was welcomed in Brussels yesterday at the European Commission headquarters by EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos. During his visit the President addressed Greek European Union…

President inaugurates science centre 17

President inaugurates science centre

Greece’s President Prokopis Pavlopoulos, inaugurated on Monday the Eugenides Foundation “Athena” Centre for Science and Technology (ACST). The President praised this initiative claiming the ACST will contribute greatly to the scientific and…

Greek President hosts Slovenian President 19

Greek President hosts Slovenian President

Greece’s President Prokopios Pavlopoulos, hosted a dinner on Tuesday at the Presidential Mansion in honour of visiting Slovenian President Borut Pahor. Pavlopoulos expressed support for the accession to the EU of Balkan…

President visits Patra in honour of city’s patron Saint 23

President visits Patra in honour of city’s patron Saint

Greece’s President visited the Peloponnesian city of Patra on Friday where he participated in a liturgy to celebrate the feast day of St Andrew the Apostle. Following the liturgy the President attended…

President honours Universal Children’s Day 25

President honours Universal Children’s Day

Greece’s President Prokopios Pavlopoulos honoured Universal Children’s Day with a special ceremony on Tuesday at the Presidential Mansion. The President hosted a large group of children and stressed during his speech that…

President opens Exhibition on Rigas Feros 27

President opens Exhibition on Rigas Feros

Greece’s President Prokopios Pavlopoulos, inaugurated on Monday an exhibition on Rigas Feres called “Rigas and Revolution” which is hosted at the Greek Parliament. The exhibition marks the 220th anniversary of his death…

Greece has right to extend territorial water: President 29

Greece has right to extend territorial water: President

Greece’s President Prokopis Pavlopoulos signalled to Turkey during a speech, that Greece has the right to extend its territorial waters if it chooses to do so. The comments come after Turkish threats…

Greece inaugurates Tissue and Organ Donor Card 31

Greece inaugurates Tissue and Organ Donor Card

Greece’s President Prokopios Pavlopoulos inaugurated today the introduction of the Tissue and Organ Donor Card, at a special event at the Presidential Mansion. The President signed the first Tissue and Organ Donor…

Greek President and German President strive for a united Europe 35

Greek President and German President strive for a united Europe

Greece’s President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in an interview with ‘Kathimerini’ newspaper said that “when traditional allies drift away from us and withdraw from multilateral cooperation, our answer, more…