Dep. FM Amanatidis: The construction of the mosque in Votanikos will strengthen Greece’s international image

The construction of the mosque in Votanikos will strengthen Greece’s international image abroad and will ensure religious activity in the best terms, Deputy Foreign Ministry Yiannis Amanatidis told Athens-Macedonian News Agency on Tuesday.

“The construction of the mosque will ensure in the best terms the religious activity and this constitutes the responsibility and the concern of the Greek state, guaranteeing the right of all Greek citizens to exercise their religious duties, regardless of religion and always in accordance with the requirements of the Constitution regarding freedom of religion,” the ministry said.