Interior Minister Skourletis estimates third review will conclude on time

Interior Minister Panos Skourletis expressed the certainty, in statements to public broadcaster ERT, that Greece’s third programme review will be concluded on time, and he added that Greece’s difficult time is over.

“Everything is in place so that the third programme review will be completed on time,” he stressed, explaining that the Greek side is not responsible for the delays in previous programme reviews.

Skourletis also said that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ trip to the US proves Greece’s geostrategic importance in the wider region. “Greece is a factor of stability in the wider region,” he underlined.