02 December, 2006
Culture Minister George Voulgarakis will address the UN General Assembly on Monday on the issue of "The return or restoration of cultural goods to their countries of origin."
Greece, through its permanent representative at the international Organization, Ambassador Adamantios Vassilakis, has submitted a relevant draft resolution that is expected to be adopted by the members of the General Assembly.
On the morning of the same day (local time), the culture minister will be speaking at a press conference to be held at the Cultural Centre of the Alexandros Onassis Foundation on the exhibition titled "Athens-Sparta:From the 8th to the 5th century B.C.".
On Tuesday night, Voulgarakis will inaugurate the exhibition, to be held with the cooperation of the National Archaeological Museum, in the presence of politicians, businessmen and artists from Greece and the United States.
Source: Athens News Agency