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Mitsotakis to CNN: We’ll reopen July 1 under a ‘best-case scenario’

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke to CNN on number over the country’s prospects and plans amid the ongoing pandemic and the post-lockdown period in the east Mediterranean country.

In a characteristic statement, the center-right political leader appeared optimistic, noting that we’ll reopen July 1 under a “best-case scenario”.

The on-air interview stresses that Greece – a previous Eurozone “basket-case” – managed to keep deaths below 150 by introducing a strict and early lockdown.