“I have a responsibility towards the country,” Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday in a meeting with main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis, government sources told the Athens-Macedonian News Agency.
Mitsotakis, according to the same sources, accused him that the government raised the FYROM name issue for political purposes, aiming at the division of New Democracy. On his part, Tsipras assured him that he did not take the relevant initiative to find a solution to the issue in order to divide or to unite any political formation.
Moreover, he argued that, as long as he is prime minister of this country, he has a responsibility towards the country and its history.
At the same time, Tsipras showcased the targeting of the government regarding the relations with FYROM, saying that he will do his best to solve the issue.