Italian diplomat’s car set on fire in Athens
The incident took place in the Pagagou neighborhood in the early hours of Friday, according to AMNA.
Police rushed to the scene and found the remnants of a flammable device. They have also launched an investigation into the incident.
According to the daily, Italian Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani condemned the attack and phoned Schlein to express his solidarity.
Tajani, who is expected to be in Athens to attend a meeting of the European People's Party, said he would also visit the embassy.
Meanwhile, the Greek Foreign Ministry condemned the attack, calling it "unacceptable and reprehensible."
Such incidents would not harm "excellent relations" between Greece and Italy, the ministry said in a statement.