Opposition Popular Orthodox Rally (LA.O.S) president George Karatzaferis on Wednesday met, separately, with foreign officials at the party’s central offices in Athens.
A meeting with Palestinian envoy Samir Abu Ghazaleh focused on bilateral issues. In comments made afterwards, Karatzaferis said he was in favour of the recognition of a Palestinian state, stressing that such a development would contribute to efforts for peace in the region.
On his part, the Palestinian envoy briefed Karatzaferis on the Palestinian issue and developments in Arab countries.
The LA.O.S president also met with Danish MEP Morten Messerschmidt, the vice-chair for the Europe of Freedom and Democracy (EFD) Group.
The meeting reportedly focused on the problem of illegal migration into Europe.