Additional measures and interventions to alleviate households from the wave of price increases that hit the global economy, announced the government spokesman, Giannis Oikonomou. These include the possibility of paying the electricity bills in installments, the doubling of the Social Solidarity Income, the abolition of the solidarity contribution before 2023, but also the further reduction of the tax advance. Regarding the victims of the severe bad weather, Mr. Oikonomou assured that the government is launching immediate compensations and targeted actions.
Angela Merkel, who accepted the invitation of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, will visit our country for the last time as Chancellor of Germany. The date of the visit has not been announced yet.
Turkey's provocative and illegal actions are expected to be addressed at tomorrow's European Union Foreign Affairs Council by Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias, following new inflammatory statements from Ankara. The Vice President of Turkey, Fuat Oktay, said, among other things, about Cyprus that "it is an island, which has been Turkish since 1571". He reiterated his research on the Turkish continental shelf from the ship "Nautical Geo" and said that "whoever loses his way in the Mediterranean, will get his answer". "If a country plans to take the 'granted step', to attack us, it must take seriously the fact that American troops are stationed in our country," Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias told Kathimerini on Sunday.
The mobility in the Movement for Change is intensifying in the last hours after the intervention of George Papandreou last night, who -according to information- has communication with the 6 candidates running for the presidency of KINAL, something that the former prime minister had already announced yesterday with a relevant announcement. . According to information, Mr. Papandreou had a meeting with Pavlos Geroulanos and Pavlos Christidis, tomorrow he may have contact with Nikos Androulakis.
Yesterday, Mr. Papandreou had a live meeting with the party secretary Manolis Christodoulakis, during which - according to information - the issue of ensuring unity on the way to the internal party ballots of December and the perspective of the party was raised. However, the exact intention of Mr. Papandreou regarding the possibility of claiming the presidency of KINAL has not been clarified, except for the process of fireball monitoring of the other candidacies, which is also in progress.
The 4th Municipal community in the area of Kolonos was today at the center of the cleaning and disinfection operation by competent teams of the Municipality of Athens, in the context of the established Sunday of cleaning. Present at the works, the mayor of Athens Costas Bakogiannis and the deputy mayor Nikos Avramidis, responsible for Cleaning and Recycling.
In a Facebook post, Mr. Avramidis talks about the triple fleet of the Cleaning & Recycling Department, 20 washing machines, sweepers, water tanks and more than 20 cleaning workers who are in a constant, persistent effort for clean neighborhoods from the edge.
Residents of the area of Patissia remain on foot after the demolition, three weeks ago, of a listed building on the Draopoulou estate by the owner of the Hellenic Red Cross. In the morning, they planted trees on Patision Street, in the area where the specific building was located, insisting on their request for expropriation of the plot by the Municipality of Athens in order to join the rest of the Drakopoulou estate and be given as a green space in the neighborhood. On the side of the residents, once again, were the leader of the municipal faction Open City, Nassos Iliopoulos and its members.
In the sports news and today's games of the 6th game of the Super League…
At 16.00: PAOK-Volos and Panetolikos-OFI.
At 20.30: AEK - Atromitos and PAS Ioannina - Olympiacos.
And the weather…
Cloudy skies temporarily increased in Attica, with the possibility of temporary local rains. Temperature from 15 to 22 degrees Celsius.
At this time the temperature in Technopolis, here in Gazi, is 20 degrees.