Zelenskyy in Greece to shore up support

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis conveyed to visiting Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Monday that Greece will continue to support Ukraine and its Euro-Atlantic perspective in terms of defense and humanitarian aid.

Zelenskyy, who arrived under extreme secrecy and without confirming his plans until the last minute, asked for Greece's support and the training of Ukrainian pilots in F-16 jets.

He also referred to the necessity of global food security, asking for help to ensure the necessary safe corridor, while stressing that Greek companies are ready to transport Ukrainian grain. 

This was Zelenskyy's first official visit to Greece which has been pending since the spring of 2021 and was made at the invitation of Mitsotakis, who reiterated that Greece's support for Ukraine is a matter of principle, while stressing that "there is no way Greece will ever...

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