14.05.2016. Міфи, діаспора та церква. Що впливає на позицію Греції щодо України, Інститут світової політики

Iannis Carras, International Hellenic University, Thessaloniki.

The basis for any sense of understanding of the way Greeks relate to Ukraine is to realise that Greeks know very little about Ukraine.

This is true in general, Ukraine is a secondary foreign policy issue for Greeks. But it is even more true for the period between 2010 and 2016. From the outset of the financial crisis at the time of the government of George Papandreou to the current set of crises under Alexis Tsipras, the Greek people have turned their gaze almost completely inward. The events of the last years in Ukraine do not constitute an exception.

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