Intrepid mountaineer honored by president


Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos (right) welcomes mountaineer Christina Flampouri at his office in Athens on Monday, where he presented her with a medal for her achievements. Flampouri is the first Greek woman to conquer the Seven Summits, the highest peaks on the world’s seven continents. She completed the feat in January, after climbing Antarctica’s Mount Vinson. [Panagiotis Tzamaros/InTime News]