The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece deny any “official status” of the organization under the name “Representative Center of DNR” in Athens. Radio Liberty reported that, citing the commentary of the press-officer of the Greek Foreign Ministry Stratos Efthymiou to the Russian news agencies.
The separatists’ website DAN reported the “opening ceremony” of the “DNR representative center” in Athens, which allegedly took place on March 21. The website states that Panagiotis Lafazanis the leader of LAE (Popular Union), the Greek political party, representatives of Syriza, a left-wing political party, and PASOK, a social-democratic political party, Russian musician Aleksandr Sklyar, Greek artist Anna Holovinskaya attended the ceremony.
As we reported, Alexis Tsipras, the Greek PM, came to Ukraine with a two-day-visit. He met with President Petro Poroshenko and other leaders of the state.