PM Tsipras chairs government meeting on fighting corruption

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday chaired a meeting of government ministers and other officials on efforts to fight corruption. Sources said the meeting included a briefing and focused on matters of coordination between the various agencies involved. Participants included Justice Minister Stavros Kontonis, Alternate Justice Minister Dimitris Papangelopoulos, Health Minister Andreas Xanthos, Alternate Health Minister Pavlos Polakis, the general secretary of the government Michalis Kalogirou and the general secretary against corruption Constantinos Christou.