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Dora Bakoyannis, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic

Theodora "Dora" Bakoyannis (Greek: Ντόρα Μπακογιάννη; b. May 6, 1954) is a Greek politician, the current Minister for Foreign Affairs of Greece and Chairperson in Office of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe; former Mayor of Athens. She was the first woman mayor of Athens in the city's history, the only elected woman mayor of the Greek capital so far, and also the first woman to serve as Greek Minister for Foreign Affairs, the highest government position yet held by a female Greek politician.

Theodora Mitsotakis was born in Athens in 1954 to a Greek political family. She is the eldest of four children of the veteran Greek politician Constantine Mitsotakis, former Prime Minister of Greece and former leader of the country's centre-right party, New Democracy, and of Marika Mitsotakis (née Giannoukou).

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