EastMed pipeline agreement to be signed in Athens on Thursday

An intergovernmental agreement for the construction of the EastMed natural gas pipeline is set to be signed on Thursday evening in Athens between Greece, Cyprus and Israel.

The agreement will be signed by Greeces Environment and Energy Minister Kostis Hadzidakis, Cyprus Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis and their Israeli counterpart Yuval Steiniz, in the presence of Greeces and Israels Prime Ministers Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Benjamin Netanyahu and Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades, at the Zappeion Hall in Athens.

President Anastasiades will have a meeting this morning with Mitsotakis while in the afternoon he will meet with Netanyahu.

Source: Cyprus News Agency