Greece among top spots for Russian holidaymakers

Greece ranks among the most popular destinations for Russian holiday makers, according to survey results published. Russians choose to holiday domestically, in Turkey, Greece and Cyprus, said the news agency, citing the top destinations.

PM Tsipras briefed by FM Kotzias on current issues

A meeting earlier on Thursday between Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Kotzias reviewed all current issues with a focus on the relations with Russia, a government official said.

Russia postpones Lavrov visit to Athens

Russian Ambassador to Greece Andrei Maslov said on Thursday that a planned trip to Athens by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has been pushed back due to unsuitable timing.