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Mitsotakis Says Greece Ready to Start Lifting Lockdown Measures

  • Prime minister sees country moving to next phase in virus plan
  • Greeks ‘already living differently,’ premier says in address
A pedestrian wearing a protective face mask walks past the Greek parliament building in Athens.
A pedestrian wearing a protective face mask walks past the Greek parliament building in Athens.Photographer: Yorgos Karahalis/Bloomberg

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Greece is set to join the group of European countries, including Germany and Italy, that will begin easing restrictions on citizens’ movement as part of their efforts to reopen economies and restart public life.