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US Ambassador Pyatt Speaks of “Gift of Athenian Democracy” on 4th of July Ceremony

United States Ambassador to Greece, Geoffrey Pyatt, toasted "the 243rd anniversary of the United States of America, the foundational values we share, and the...

US Ambassador Says US Supports the Reopening of Halki Seminary

Sam Brownback, the American Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom, has stated that the United States will support the reopening of the Halki...

U.S. Neutral on Greek-Turkish Maritime Dispute

The United States has not taken any position on the recent dispute between Greece and Turkey regarding the issue of maritime borders. Asked about the...

US State Department Ranks Greece Among Safest Countries for Tourists

Greece ranks among the safest countries for American tourists, according to a new system recently issued for the country's travelers by the U.S. State...

U.S. Wants to See Growth and Stability in Greece, Says U.S. Ambassador

The United States wants to see economic growth and stability in Greece, the U.S. Ambassador to Greece, Geoffrey Pyatt, said on Monday at an...

Warm Obama Meeting With U.S. Embassy Officials in Athens [videos]

United States President Barack Obama’s visit to Athens was closely monitored, however, there was one “secret speech” that took place far from the lights...

U.S. Tourists to Greece Up During Obama Presidency

The arrivals of American tourists to Greece doubled during the presidency of Barack Obama, the head of Greek tourism businesses association SETE, Andreas Andreadis,...

Talking Trump: Obama Critical of Populist Rhetoric, but Tsipras Wants to ‘Build Bridges’

U.S. President Barack Obama said that Donald Trump tapped into a "troubling" strain of rhetoric and capitalized on "anger and fear in the American...

Tsipras-Obama Meet; Discuss Necessity of Debt Relief for Greece

United States President Barack Obama was officially received outside the Greek presidential mansion by Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos for their meeting at 1:30 p.m. An...

U.S. President Obama’s Speech Cancelled at Pnyx Hill

United States President Barack Obama’s scheduled speech at the foot of the Acropolis during his visit to Athens from November 15-16 is being reconsidered...

Washington Views Greek Debt as Unsustainable; Lew Calls for Restructuring

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew called on Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos to push through more reforms for Greece's current bailout review. Lew made these...

PM A. Tsipras at Concordia: Greece Remains an Anchor of Geopolitical Stability [Video: Full...

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressed the Concordia Summit on Tuesday, focusing on the global challenges in which a "transnational crisis has shifted to national...

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