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Vice-President of the Commission for Values ​​and Transparency is due in Athens

It was announced on Friday that the European Commission’s Vice-President for Values ​​and Transparency will visit Athens next week.

According to her official schedule, Vera Youlova will be joined by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Minister of Justice Konstantinos Tsialas, Government Spokesperson Yannis Economou, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Mirtiadis Valbiciotis and leader of the opposition SYRIZA Alexis・We will meet with Tsipras and the press.

She will also address the Athens Democratic Forum and meet with President of the National Council Evangelia Nika, Ombudsman Andreas Potakis and members of the Task Force on Media Affairs.

Last week, Jourova Media Freedom Act (MFA) As part of the European Union’s strategy to prevent political interference in the press and espionage of journalists and to ensure transparent and non-discriminatory national advertising to the press.

“Democracy works only if journalists, whether they are political or economic actors, have the means and necessary protections to check against those in power,” she said. said at the conference.



https://www.ekathimerini.com/news/1193989/commission-vice-president-for-values-and-transparency-due-in-athens/ Vice-President of the Commission for Values ​​and Transparency is due in Athens

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