PM Tsipras to focus on second program review and debt relief at EU summit in Brussels

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will focus on the completion of the second program review and progress in providing debt relief for Greece during his meetings with counterparts at the European Council meeting in Brussels on Thursday and Friday.

EU leaders will meet on 20 and 21 October to discuss three major issues: migration, trade and Russia, including its role in Syria.

Tsipras will meet on the sidelines of the summit with French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and the President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz.