“Greece 2021” Chair to Start Meetings with Party Leaders Next Week

ATHENS — The chair of "Greece 2021" Committee on the commemoration of the 1821 Greek Revolution, Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki, will begin meeting with political party leaders next week.

Meetings currently scheduled include the following:

– SYRIZA main opposition leader Alexis Tsipras, at party headquarters in Koumoundourou Square, 11:00 on Tuesday.

– Movement for Change (KINAL) leader Fofi Gennimata, at her parliamentary office, 15:00 on Wednesday.

– Communist Party of Greece (KKE) Secretary General, Dimitris Koutsoubas, at party headquarters in Perissos, 17:00 on Thursday.


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