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President Sakellaropoulou to attend Europe Day celebration on May 9

President Sakellaropoulou to attend Europe Day celebration on May 9

In the presence of the President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou, the celebration of Europe Day will take place on Sunday, May 9 - which this year coincides with the 40th anniversary of Greece's accession to the EU - organised by the Attica Region following an initiative by the Representation of the European Commission in Greece, according to an announcement of the Attica Region.

Due to the increased measures for protection against the pandemic, the celebration will be restricted to the simultaneous raising of the Greek flag and the flag of the European Union on the Holy Rock of the Athens Acropolis.

The EU will be represented by European Commission Vice-President Margaritis Schinas and will be attended by representatives of Greece's state, political and military leadership.