President Sakellaropoulou meets with Spanish FM Gonzalez Laya

Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou met with Spain’s Foreign Affairs Minister Arancha Gonzalez Laya on Monday, with whom she discussed the role of the EU Recovery Fund in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic and Turkey’s actions in the East Mediterranean.

Sakellaropoulou said that ‘the baton is now being passed on’ to EU member states for the rapid use of money from the Recovery fund, while the Spanish Minister also reiterated her country’s position against Turkey’s unilateral actions and underlined that she favors a dialogue which, however, cannot be conducted under threat.