Gerapetritis: Announcement on Civil Protection Ministry in the next days

In the next few days, there will be an announcement οn the political leadership of the Ministry of Civil Protection, Minister of State Giorgos Gerapetritis said on Wednesday in an interview with public broadcaster ERT reiterating that Evangelos Apostolakis had accepted the position of minister and had discussed in detail with the prime minister about the portfolio.

Gerapetritis accused the main opposition of opportunism and deep political hypocrisy and stressed that the new government is “an open, forward-looking government, without barriers, without divisive messages, a government that can bring Greece forward.”

The Minister of State underlined Prime Minister’s effort “to bring in new faces” adding that “this reform programme will continue, i.e we will have an acceleration of the government’s work on major reform issues, especially in the sectors of public health, civil protection and tourism.”