The number of coronary cases in our country remains high. 3.585 new infections in the last 24 hours were announced today by EODY. 36 people lost their lives, 348 are hospitalized by intubation.
The pandemic is not over, said the Prime Minister from Brussels, where the two-day summit of the 27 leaders of the EU member states ended. Our political editor Apostolis Chondropoulos will inform us.
Outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel will pay a two-day visit to Athens on the 28th and 29th of the month, following the invitation of the Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis. "An important example of close co-operation between the two countries and in the European context," said Ulrike Demmer, Germany's deputy government spokesman. Next Friday, Merkel will meet with the President of the Republic and then with the Prime Minister with whom they will give a joint press conference.
Government-official opposition blasphemies, following the resolution of the Plenary Session of the European Parliament calling for inquiries in the Member States regarding what is recorded in the Pandora Papers. What were the MEPs of ND afraid of and against the line of the European People's Party voted "white" in terms of immediately starting a thorough investigation into the revelations about the tax havens? SYRIZA wonders, with ND answering that its position, like that of its MEPs, for the Pandora Papers is to conduct a thorough investigation so that light is shed everywhere and no shadows and "gray zones" remain.
The European Parliament regrets that high-ranking politicians in the European Union, who are called upon to make decisions, are named by name in the publications of the Pandora Papers. The resolution names the President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nikos Anastasiadis, the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, the Minister of Finance of the Netherlands, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Tony Blair, the former Maltese Minister and former European Commissioner John Daly, and Montenegro, Milo Djukanovic. There had been a dispute between the political groups over whether there would be any name-calling in the resolution.
Increased traffic at this time in Athens, Lamia, at the entrance from Kifissia to New Philadelphia. Also, on the Attiki Odos stream to Elefsina, delays are observed at the exits for Piraeus and Lamia.
The painter and director Kyriakos Katzourakis, who was one of the most important visual artists, died at the age of 77. He studied painting at the Athens School of Fine Arts with Giannis Moralis and stage design with Vassilis Vassiliadis. His funeral will be held on Monday at 3pm from the First Cemetery of Athens.
Police are investigating the circumstances under which Alec Baldwin shot and killed director of photography Halina Hutchins while injuring the director, according to police. This tragic incident took place during the shooting of a film in New Mexico, USA, while Alec Baldwin kept repeating "Why did you give me a gun with real bullets?". A representative of the production company insisted that the weapon was a replica and was full of ammunition.
Maria Sakkari advanced to the semifinals of the Kremlin Cup, overcoming the obstacle of Romania Simona Halep in the "8" of the tournament with 2-0 sets.
And the weather: Clear weather tomorrow in Attica, temporary clouds will occur at noon. The winds will blow from west 3 to 4 beauforts. The temperature will range from 13 to 25 degrees Celsius. 22 points at this time in Technopolis here in Gazi.