Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept.24 / Trend, A.Taghiyeva /
Building of the Consulate of Greece in the Turkish city of Izmir is put up for sale due to the economic crisis in Greece, Anadolu agency reported.
Municipality of Konak urban area expressed the desire to buy the building. According to the municipality head Hakan Tartan, the historical building, which belongs to the Consulate of Greece, will be restored and probably operate as a museum of the history of Izmir.
Tartan expressed hope that the government and the country's banks will provide the necessary funds to purchase the building.