The U.S. Mission in Greece alerts U.S. citizens that a 24-hour nationwide strike for all categories of ships, including ferries, has been announced for Wednesday, September 13th, 2023 from 00:01 am until 11:59 pm Please monitor www.apergia.gr and local media for strike notifications. Contact your ferry company or travel company directly for assistance.
Actions to Take:
- Review your travel plans.
- Contact your travel company for assistance.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Avoid demonstrations.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- Keep a low profile.
U.S. Embassy Athens
U.S. Consulate General Thessaloniki
State Department – Consular Affairs
(888) 407-4747 or (202) 501-4444
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