Greek Minister: PM's meetings will confirm Greece's good relations with Russia

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Economic relations between Greece and Russia are already very good and can become even better, Alternative Foreign Minister Giorgos Katrougalos said at the opening of the 11th Greek-Russian Joint Interministerial Committee (JIC), which held its first meeting in Moscow on Thursday, ANA reports.

"Tomorrow's meeting between our Prime Minister with President Putin and Prime Minister Medvedev will confirm the very good state of our relations and provide the extra boost that is required," he continued.

The JIC's works are aimed at boosting bilateral initiatives related to the economy, industry, technology and science, and at planning and promoting related future undertakings. The two sides will also prepare the ground for a series of agreements scheduled to be signed on Friday, in the presence of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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