Dracontia is currently the security measures in Athens, as it takes place Summit meeting of its southern Member States European Union (EUMED 9) at the Cultural Center Foundation Stavros Niarchos.
The crucial session for Climate hosted in Athens with their participation Emanuel Macron, Mario Draghi and Ursula von der LeyenThe
The Summit will be attended by:
The Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, the President of France Emanuel Macron, the Prime Minister of Spain Pedro Sanchez, the Prime Minister of Italy Mario Draghi, the Prime Minister of Croatia Andrei Plenkovic, the President of Cyprus Nikos Anastasiadis, the Prime Minister of Malta Robert Ambela, the Prime Minister of Slovenia Janez Jansa, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Portugal Augusto Santos SilvaFor The protection of leaders, but also to facilitate their movement have been mobilized strong police forces.
The EUMED 9 Summit starts at 17:00The
Work began at 15:30 in the afternoon, and discussions between the leaders of the southern Member States will be dominated by climate change and ImmigrantThe
At 19:40 leaders will make statements to media, while on 20:30 will attend dinner.
It is worth noting that the Summit took place at a critical stage, it fell from the decision of the US, Britain and Australia to conclude interests in the Pacific, (called “AUKUS“From the initials of the three countries), which leads to diplomatic upheavals and opens a new debate within the European Union.
Traffic regulations will take place today, in various parts of the road network of Attica, due to the holding of the EUMED Summit 9. Specifically, various streets in the center of Athens will close as with where Greek and foreign officials move.
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis – before the start of work – met with his Italian counterpart Mario Draghi.
The highlight is the current Euro-Mediterranean Summit in Athens Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in an article published in the Spanish newspaper “El País”.
Talk about a critical situation, which is called to suggest solutions, adding that this is confirmed by the experience of this summer in the Mediterranean and Europe, the people were tested simultaneously by fires and floods.
The prime minister proposes actions to protect the environment in the “shadow” of the climate crisis, and sounds the “alarm bell” for the future.
The same time, US President Joe Biden convened a meeting of leaders today on intensifying efforts to tackle climate change. According to a post by New York Times, the meeting started at 08:30 in the morning (local time).
In the online discussion on climate change, it was not clear whether China would remain. The country’s president, Xi Jinping, had attended the first Summit in April.
The announcement of the White House
Based on her design Hellenic Police The roads today will be “sterilized” at every crossing of a foreign leader, which will be accompanied by a security convoy.
According to an official update from Attiki Odos, from 12:30 noon to 5 pm today will apply emergency measures Traffic from the airport to the center of Athens for the return address.
But a rally for 7 in the afternoon at Syntagma have been planned by various bodies and organizations during the conference.
How will public transport move
Normally, all the routes of Line 3 will take place today subway, to and from the airport, throughout the day.
By order of the police, today, Friday, September 17, the routes of 14:31 and 15:01 from Nice to the airport and 15:32 and 16:02 from the airport to Nice will not take place. The X95 & X97 buses to the Airport will run normally.
Cancellation of some routes was announced yesterday, starting at 11 in the morning, however in the end they will not take place only in the above period.
Also, tomorrow Saturday, September 18, by order of the police there will be no services
from Nice to Airport
• from 08:01 to 09:31 and
From 14:31 to 15:31, and
from Airport to Nice
From 09:32 to 10:32 and
• from 15:32 to 16:32.
The X95 & X97 buses to the Airport will run normally.
At the same time, a ban on all outdoor public gatherings is already in force from 6 in the morning in areas of Attica.
According to her information ΤΡΑΙΝΟΣΕ SA, for the period:
17.09.2021 and hours 10.45-11.15, 12.10-13.15, 14.00-14.30, 15.40-16.10, 18.10-19.45, 22.45-23.15, 23.35-00.05,
18.09.2021 and hours 09.45-10.15, 15.45-16.15,
The following suburban trains will end / start in Koropi instead of the airport, by date:
16.09.2021: 2222, 1215, 1228, 2255, 2250, 1229
17.09.2021: 1212, 2223, 2218, 1213, 2222, 1215, 1216, 2231, 2226, 1217, 2230, 1219, 1222, 2243, 2238, 1223, 1228, 2255, 2250, 1229, 1230, 2259, 1236, 1237
18.09.2021: 1222, 2243, 2238, 1223, 1226, 2251
For more information on itineraries, passengers can call 14511, or visit the website www.trainose.grThe
Traffic now on the streets
Increased is recorded the traffic of the basin from early Friday morning.
At this time, 16:00, Friday noon, drivers will meet, on Katehaki Avenue and in both streams, as well as on Mesogeion Avenue, downstream to Athens, at the junction of the boulevard with Katehaki.
Long delays on Kifissias Avenue, downstream to Kifissia.
Low speeds for vehicles in the center of Athens, on Stadiou Street but also on Vasilissis Sofias Avenue, just before the height of the “Hilton” in both streams.
Huge traffic jams has been created on Alimou – Katehaki Avenue.
Image of traffic via Google Map
Drones and helicopters to the business center to ensure that measures are adapted where necessary, police will also close roads to achieve fast and safe passage of motorcades.
According to her announcement STASY by order of the police, today the stations “Syntagma” and “University” of the metro will close at 5 in the afternoon and the trains will pass through them without stopping.
The announcement of Attiki Odos – 12:30 – 17:00: Traffic Measures from Airport to the Center of Athens
12:30 – 17:00
Traffic Measures from Airport to Athens Center.
– Attiki Odos Traffic (@aodostraffic) September 17, 2021
LIVE traffic on the streets HERE
The announcement of the Greek Police
By decisions of the management of the Athens Police, the holding of any outdoor public gathering is prohibited, from 06:00 to 24:00 on Friday, September 17, 2021 in the following areas:
A. In the area enclosed by the streets – avenues: L. Amalias and L. Vas. Olgas – L. Vas. Olgas – left L. Vas. Konstantinou – right Spyrou Mercouri – left Michalakopoulou (until its contribution with Hatzigianni Mexi ) – left Hatzigianni Mexi – left Vas. Sofias Avenue – right Sekeri – Solonos – left Lycabettus – America – Kolokotroni – left Parliament – right Admiral Nikodimou – Flessa – left Tripod – Lysikratous.
The above ban is imposed as it poses a serious risk to public safety and contact that faces serious orders of socio-economic life in the area, in view of the Athens meeting at the EuroMed 9 summit and the planned visits, movements and accommodation of officials in our country to participate in it, taking into account the announced gathering for 17/09/2021 at 19:00 in Syntagma Square against the aforementioned conference by various bodies / organizations.
B. In the area enclosed by the streets – avenues: L. Syggrou (at the height of L. Amfitheas & L. Katsoni) – L. Katsoni – Epamineondas – L. Poseidonos (current to Glyfada) – L. Apollonos – Ihous – L. Amphitheas (up to the height of Syggrou Avenue).
The above ban is imposed as it poses a serious risk to public safety and its professionalization in a serious order of socio-economic life in the area, in view of the holding at the Cultural Center “Stavros Niarchos Foundation” of the EUMED 9 summit and planned participation in it. official offer
Announcement regarding a decision to ban any outdoor public assistance, from 06:00 to 24:00 on Friday, September 17, 2021, in view of the holding of the summit in Athens # EuroMed9
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– Hellenic Police (@hellenicpolice) September 16, 2021
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