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Venizelos on Malaysian Airlines flight crash

overnment Vice-President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos made the following statement regarding the crashing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 on Ukrainian territory, near the border with Russia:
July 18, 2014

Venizelos receives Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Government vice-president and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos on Tuesday met at the foreign ministry with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew.
June 18, 2014

Azerbaijan and Greece sign three intergovernmental agreements

After the meeting in an expanded format, the ceremony of signing Azerbaijani-Greek documents was held. June 16, 2014

Venizelos: Our aim to stenghten the relations between Europe and the Arab World

Government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos on Wednesday said that "Our aim is to strenghten the ties between Europe and the Arab world, which is a fundamental strategic partner for the European policy,
June 11, 2014

Venizelos discharged from hospital

Government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos, who was rushed into hospital at 1.30 am on Tuesday suffering from severe abdominal pain
June 10, 2014

Venizelos confirms reshuffle

Emerging from a meeting with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, Evangelis Venizelos said the reshuffle would be according 'to our own timetable, not the media's'
Enet: May 30, 2014

Samaras, Venizelos confirm reshuffle in the works

A meeting between Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Deputy Premier Evangelos Venizelos on Thursday led to the coalition confirming that there will be a cabinet reshuffle, although a date for the ministerial changes was not set.
eKathimerini: May 30, 2014

Venizelos: 'Vote with an awareness of historic consequences'

PASOK party leader Evangelos Venizelos called on citizens in an interview with NERIT state broadcaster to vote with awareness of the historic consequences of their vote and added that "we must all make a final national effort together."
May 24, 2014

Venizelos under fire for attacking protesting PSI victims

The right-wing, anti-bailout Independent Greeks party has attacked socialist leader Evangelos Venizelos following his angry reaction Wednesday to a demonstration by a small group of bond-holders
eKathimerini: May 22, 2014

PASOK chief warns poor election result for Olive Tree could undermine coalition

The stability of the Greek government will be put at risk if the center-left Olive Tree (Elia) alliance does not perform well in the May 25 European Parliament elections, PASOK leader and Deputy Prime Minister Evangelos Venizelos said Tuesday.
eKathimerini: May 7, 2014