On June 17, Tetiana Plachkova, People's Deputy of Ukraine, Co-Chair of the Verkhovna Rada Group on Interparliamentary Relations with the Hellenic Republic, met with Greek parliamentarians – First Vice Speaker Nikitas Kaklamanis, who also chairs the Special Standing Committee on European Affairs and the Diplomatic Advisor to the Speaker of the Greek Parliament Constantine Economides.
“I am in Greece on an official visit at the invitation of the Greek side. I met with Greek parliamentarians six days before the summit, where EU leaders will consider granting Ukraine candidate status. Our efforts are accumulated and chained to this issue. We are once again convinced that Greece supports our European aspirations, " said Tetiana Plachkova.