Mitsotakis Speaks with von der Leyen about Afghanistan, Climate Change Summits

ATHENS — Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke earlier on Tuesday with EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen ahead of the G7 leadership teleconference on Afghanistan the same day.

Government sources also said that Mitsotakis underlined the need for Mediterranean countries to take initiatives on climate change, particularly about wildfires. He noted this ahead of von der Leyen's annual address on the State of the Union, and ahead of the summit of nine Mediterranean countries in the EU (MED9EU) scheduled in September on Crete.


MEXICO - Culture and Sports Μinister Lina Mendoni had constructive bilateral collaborations and meetings with UNESCO's leadership and her counterparts in Mexico, on the sidelines of the work of the Mondiacult 2022 Synod, organised by the international organisation.

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FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

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NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


After Amazon, Google’s First Cloud Region Coming to Greece

ATHENS - Despite having a costly Internet that’s the slowest in the European Union, Greece is continuing to attract high-tech giants, with Alphabet’s Google planning to create its first cloud region in the country.

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