The government proposes President of the Council of State, Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou as president of the Hellenic Republic.

“Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou is a unifying, trans-party, progressive proposal” stressed Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in a televised address.

Ms. Sakellaropoulou said she was honored by the prime minister’s choice to nominate her for this top political post, and stressed that “this proposal honors both Justice and the Modern Greek woman in my face. This is the first time a woman has been nominated for presidency of the Hellenic Republic.

Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou symbolizes the new era of national renaissance that the country has entered, government sources say