The heads of government of Russia and Greece, Mikhail Mishustin and Kyriakos Mitsotakis, discussed topical issues during their conversation.
As reported by the press services of the prime ministers, they talked about countering the challenges of the pandemic and the implementation of the agreements that were reached during the visit of Mr. Mitsotakis to the Russian Federation. The prime ministers of the two states exchanged warm congratulations on the occasion of Christmas and New Year. The press service of the Russian Cabinet of Ministers quotes RIA News:
“The heads of government discussed joint work to implement the agreements reached during the visit to Russia of Kyriakos Mitsotakis in December 2021. Particular attention was paid to expanding Russian-Greek trade and economic cooperation, including energy, industry, transport, tourism and other areas. also the topic of countering the coronavirus pandemic and protecting the health of citizens of Russia and Greece. “
Following the meeting in Sochi between Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Russian President Vladimir Putin, which took place in December, five important documents were signed:
a joint action plan for the next three years (2022-2024); Protocol on Amendments to the 1991 Intergovernmental Agreement on the Prevention of Maritime Incidents Outside Territorial Seas; a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the development and operation of laser infrastructure at petawatt and exawatt power levels; a memorandum of understanding on technical cooperation in the field of tax administration between the Federal Tax Service of the Russian Federation and the Greek Independent State Revenue Agency; the program of interaction in the tourism field between Rostourism and the Ministry of Tourism of Greece for the period 2022-2024. …