Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou spoke on the phone Wednesday morning with Russian President Dmitri Medvedev, with bilateral cooperation the issue of investments in the Greek economy reportedly the focus of the conversation.
Additionally, government sources in Athens said international issues were also discussed. 

Papandreou subsequently spoke by phone by with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, with the latest Middle East developments discussed, along with the course of peace talks and especially the situation in Libya and Syria.
Finally, the Greek premier spoke with the president of the Republic of Cyprus, Demetris Christofias, later in the afternoon, part of regular contacts between the two leaders.