President Papoulias to meet Samaras, Tsipras on Monday

President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias is to have successive meetings with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and main opposition SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras on Monday.

The president is to receive Tsipras at 14:45. Late in the afternoon on the same day, President Papoulias will attend the swearing-in ceremony for the new National Defence Minister Nikos Dendias and the new Development and Competitiveness Minister Costas Skrekas.
After the ceremony President Papoulias will receive the Greek Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras(17.30).