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COVID-19 Information

Updated August 3, 2020 View U.S. Embassy Athens’ Most Recent Alerts Enroll or unsubscribe in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) – Subscribe to get up-to-date safety and security information and help us reach you in an emergency abroad. Country-Specific Information: The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens not to travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Greek authorities have confirmed COVID-19 within its borders.  As of ...
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Message for U.S. citizens: 96 days until the November 3rd General Election

Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world!  Here is the  link  to our July 4th message with step by step instructions on how to request an absentee ballot from your state.  For further information regarding absentee voting please visit   https://gr.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/voting/ . Learn more at the Federal Voting ...
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U.S. Mission to Greece and Found.ation host TechCamp Thessaloniki: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs

Athens – The U.S. Mission to Greece is pleased to announce a partnership with Found.ation to host “TechCamp Thessaloniki: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs” September 6-8, 2020 at the 84th Thessaloniki International Fair. Supporting female-led startups and creating equal opportunities for women in the entrepreneurship ecosystem are the goals of “TechCamp Thessaloniki.”
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FACT SHEET: The United States Continues to Lead the Global Response to COVID-1

July 29, 2020 - New foreign assistance funding commitments continue to bolster the unparalleled global leadership of the United States in response to COVID-19. The U.S. Government (USG) has allocated $20.5 billion to benefit the international response, including commitments for the development of vaccines and therapeutics, preparedness efforts, and foreign assistance. We continue to ensure ...
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Communist China and the Free World’s Future

SPEECH BY MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE YORBA LINDA, CALIFORNIA THE RICHARD NIXON PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM JULY 23, 2020 GOVERNOR WILSON: Well, thank you very much, Chris. Most generous. I’m not sure your grandfather would have recognized me. I have the great pleasure – in addition to welcoming all of you to the Nixon birthplace and library, I have ...
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