Eleftherios Venizelos' reform work under difficult conditions with which he was faced may also be a guide for today – he stressed during an event on Eleftherios Venizelos & foreign exchange, organized on Friday night in Chania, the National Hellenic Research Foundation Studies. " Eleftherios K. Venizelos ", the regional unit of Chania and the municipality of Chania.
Speakers at the event were the Minister for the Environment and Energy George Stathakis and the parliamentary representative of ND Nikos Dendias.
Referring to Eleftherios Venizelos, Mr. Stathakis emphasized:
"He made the most drastic reforms in very unfavorable conditions and created, as we say, the" Venizelian heritage ", which constituted conditions after the war, and his reforms, which were of long duration, were so profound, Venizelos is justified in his ability. to do both war and diplomacy, to maintain balance and to take into account the actual correlation of forces of time, and from the result he judged, he closed a large circle of successes – but there was and of course an open debate on some of the major disasters of that time, prominent in Asia Minor, Mr Stathakis emphasized.
Nikos Dendias, the parliamentary representative of ND, pointed out the following:
"The lessons of the course's major policy can also be lessons for modern Hellenism, and Hellenism always faces challenges, and I think that the return to the path, life and politics of Eleftherios Venizelos can be a dimension that can learn and join us. "
The event was co-chaired by the General Manager of the Venizelos Foundation, Nikos Papadakis, while short address greetings were made by Deputy Governor Apostolos Voulgarakis and the mayor of Chania Tasos Vamvoukas.