Greek PM Alexis Tsipras addresses Mandela UN Peace Summit
Nelson Mandela’s democratic vision and leadership are more needed than ever as the world faces existential challenges, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in a brief address at the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit at the United Nations on Monday.
Tsipras said that Greece inspired the democratic ideals Mandela held and for which he was prepared to risk his life.
The peace summit, a day before the start of the General Debate of the 73rd session of the General Assembly, honors the centenary of the birth of Mandela.
You may be interested
Greek-Israeli military cooperation program for 2019Panos - Dec 14, 2018
Representatives of the Greek and Israeli general staff offices signed a Defense Cooperation Programme (DCP) 2019 this week, with the…
Greek Defence Minister Kammenos says he will resign if FYROM passes Prespes AgreementPanos - Dec 14, 2018
Greek Defence Minister Panos Kammenos said he would resign from his post and leave the coalition government in the event…
813 mln€ accepted for 52W T-bills at 1.09% yield; second issue after Aug. bailoutPanos - Dec 14, 2018
The Greek state drained 812.5 million euros on Wednesday from the auction of 52-week T-bills, the second such issue after…