Athens, Greece (AP) — The heart-proper authorities in Greece named the nation’s first openly gay minister in a cupboard reshuffle Monday. Nicholas Yatromanolakis, 44, was named as the brand new deputy minister of tradition after being promoted from the place of basic secretary on the ministry. The authorities retained its ministers of well being and finance and most different key positions within the reshuffle.
Greece is reeling from the impression of the pandemic that brought about a spike in deaths within the fall and is anticipated to have brought about a ten.5% contraction of its gross home product in 2020.
Despite the difficulties, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis left most key cupboard positions unchanged, retaining Christos Staikouras as finance minister and Vasilis Kilikias as well being minister.
Vaccinations have been expanded from 9 to 50 hospitals nationwide Monday.
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