Prime Minister George Papandreou, speaking to the U.S. electronic newspaper "The Huffington Post", referred to his personal vision for the future of Greece.

The prime minister stressed in particular the solidarity shown by the Greek people to his government, adding that the Greeks are currently facing the biggest crisis in past years and "it is understandable" for there to be protests.

Papandreou also referred to the sectors where growth can be achieved and Greece to become a "regional hub," particularly to the green economy and technology, stressing that the country is in the "suitable position" to attract international investments.