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Athens, 18 November 2021

Meeting of Bureau of Greece - The Netherlands parliamentary friendship group with Ambassador of the Netherlands in Athens

The Chairman of the Greece - The Netherlands Parliamentary Friendship Group Babis Papadimitriou, as well as the Deputy Chair Theofilos Xanthopoulos and the Secretary Georgios Moulkiotis met with the Ambassador of the Netherlands in Athens Susanna Terstak.

During the meeting the long-standing and warm friendship between Greece and The Netherlands was confirmed. Issues pertaining to the management of the pandemic and the course of vaccination in the two countries, as well as the migrant crisis and the growth potential of the Greek economy were also discussed. 

 Regarding the issue of migration, the two sides agreed that further convergence between EU states is needed, as well as the equal allocation of responsibility and stricter border surveillance, always with respect for human rights, in accordance with International Law. 


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