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Ambassador George James Tsunis presented his credentials to the President of the Hellenic Republic on May 10, 2022.

Today May 10, 2022 George James Tsunis presented his credentials to the President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou. Ambassador Tsunis said: “It was the honor of a lifetime to present my credentials as the U.S. Ambassador to Greece to The President of the Hellenic Republic Sakellaropoulou today. We are fully committed to working with ...
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Visit by Athens Consular Officer to Thessaloniki May 26 and 27, 2022

  U.S. citizens of Northern Greece can make appointments in Thessaloniki with a Consular Officer from the U.S. Embassy on Thursday, May 26 and Friday, May 27 to request Consular Services. Consular services will include accepting passport applications for persons NOT eligible for mail-in passport renewal, as well as registering birth abroad to U.S. citizen parent(s).  These services are available by ...
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Ambassador Pyatt’s Remarks at Reception in Honor of “Faith-Based Leadership in a Turbulent World”

Ambassador Pyatt: "I’m especially proud in this regard, of all the cooperation that we’ve had with the Greek government.  As Prime Minister Mitsotakis put it so well in his address in parliament a few weeks ago on the question of Ukraine, Greece is standing on the right side of history.  I want to underline, as ...
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Ambassador Pyatt’s Statement to Press Launch of Alexandroupoli FSRU (Floating Storage and Regasification Unit) Port of Alexandroupoli, Greece

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Kalimera.  Let me say what a fantastic honor it is to have this event here in Alexandroupoli be my final engagement as American Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic.  In 2017, I came to Alexandroupoli and we began a systematic effort on behalf of the United States government to lift our engagement ...
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Ambassador Pyatt’s Farewell Interview with Tom Ellis, Editor in Chief, Kathimerini English Edition

Ambassador Pyatt:"I was especially thrilled to see the White House confirm the date for President Biden to host Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in Washington on May 16, 2022. A little over a year ago, President Biden sent a video message to the Greek people to congratulate them on their bicentennial on March 25, 2021. That ...
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