Olympic staff give minister rough welcome

Transport Minister Costis Hatzidakis had an unexpected surprise when he arrived at Athens International Airport yesterday morning. Hatzidakis, returning from Crete on an Aegean Airlines flight, was met by a group of Olympic Airlines employees protesting OA’s planned privatization. Hatzidakis needed a police escort to get off the plane.

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