Greek president in Beijing

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday.

The Chinese President welcomed Pavlopoulos at the entrance of the People’s Palace, while dozens of students gathered outside the People’s Palace to welcome the two men, holding flags of Greece and China.

The two presidents discussed bilateral economic relations. Pavlopoulos also referred to national issues with the Chinese President expressing his support. Moreover, they stressed the importance of strengthening the Dialogue of Civilizations.

After the meeting, the Chinese President gave an official lunch in honour of the Greek President.