Prime minister George Papandreou had a telephone discussion on Tuesday night with former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan and member of the Africa Progress Panel (APP), at the latter's initiative, and discussed developments in North Africa with the main focus on Libya.

The two officials discussed the proposals that have been put forward regarding the policies and international communities on the issue, as well as Greece's thoughts and proposals, which the Athens government has already discuss with a number of international officials, according to sources.

Papandreou and Annan agreed to communicate on a frequent basis.