Events in the year 2020 in Greece.

2020
in
Greece

Decades:
See also:Other events of 2020
List of years in Greece

Incumbents edit

Photo Post Name
  President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos (until March 13)[1]
  President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou (starting March 13)[2]

 

Prime Minister of Greece Kyriakos Mitsotakis[3]
  Speaker of the Hellenic Parliament Konstantinos Tasoulas[4]
Adjutant of the Hellenic Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Dimitrios Papadimitriou
Adjutant of the Hellenic Navy Nikolaos Patsakis (until March 13)
Adjutant of the Hellenic Navy Lieutenant Commander Kalliopi Poroglou (starting March 13)[5]
Adjutant of the Hellenic Army Lieutenant Colonel Stefanos Lykopoulos

Events edit

Ongoing – COVID-19 pandemic in Greece

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February edit

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Deaths edit

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See also edit

References edit

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