Lavrov is expected to visit Greece next week


Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is expected to visit Greece on Tuesday and Wednesday to attend a Russian-Greek forum being organized as part of the Year of Greek-Russian Friendship, sources said Thursday.

On Wednesday, Lavrov is expected to meet with his Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias and Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos.

Sources indicated that officials are to discuss the improvement of ties in several areas including culture and education.