Prokopis Pavlopoulos described as institutionally just and ethical, the fight for the return of the Parthenon sculptures in the name of World Heritage, in his address at the inaugural Panhellenic Commission meeting, organized by the Presidents of the Greek Bar Associations plenary.

The President of the Hellenic Republic reiterated that the Parthenon is one of the most important monuments of Greek antiquity, while at the same time symbolizes the cradle of Western culture.