Papandreou chaired a meeting on development in Libya

Article published on March 19, 2011
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Article published on March 19, 2011
Prime Minister George Papandreou chaired yesterday a meeting on developments in Libya.  The meeting was held at the Maximos Mansion with the participation of Foreign Minister Dimitris Droutsas, the Defence and Alternate Defence Ministers Evangelos Venizelos and Panos Beglitis, National Defence General Staff chief Ioannis Yiangos and Foreign Ministry secretary general Ioannis Zeppos.
 All parameters of the issue were examined during the meeting and, according to reports, Greece is pursuing a peaceful solution, absolutely respecting international legality and the resolutions of the UN Security Council, 1970 of February 26 and 1973 of March 17. It also respects its alliance obligations.  According to reports, Greece will not participate in military operations, however it is possible that it will undertake a role on humanitarian aid issues and control of the implementation of the weapons embargo.  Consultations at Nato will be conluded at noon on Saturday. Source: Athensnews.gr