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Message to U.S. Citizens:  Official Exchange Rate Increase and Adult Passport Renewal Payment Options

  Due to fluctuating exchange rates, the official USD-Euro consular exchange rate will be increased to 1.0 EUR from its current rate of 0.95 EUR.  This rate change will take effect on Monday, July 25, 2022. Adults eligible to renew their U.S. passports by mail can avoid any exchange rate complications by paying online, following the ...
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Ambassador Tsunis’s Remarks at 26th Annual Economist Government Roundtable

Ambassador Tsunis: "But it's easy in the fact that the United States' interests and the United States' values, which is my job to advocate in this bilateral relationship, overwhelmingly intersect with Greek values and Greek interest.  And what are Greek values?  Democracy.  Rules-based order.  The rules-based international order that has governed Europe for generations now. ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Steps to Vote in 2022 U.S. Elections

Celebrate democracy this 4th of July by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2022 U.S. elections! In order to vote in the November 2022 elections, all overseas U.S. citizens need to have completed a  Federal Post Card Application (FPCA)  in 2022.  Whether you are a first-time voter or have already received ballots and voted absentee in past elections, you must complete ...
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Ambassador Tsunis’s Remarks at Independence Day Reception

Ambassador Tsunis: "We – the United States and Greece – share an uncommon spirit, a special bond and friendship forged through shared struggle, that calls on us to defend the values that led to the birth of both of our nations.  That is why we have worked so successfully together to promote stability and economic ...
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Deputy Chief of Mission Burger’s Remarks at Reception in Honor of Young Presidents Organization, Southern California

Deputy Chief of Mission David Burger: "Cooperation between the United States and Greece continues to deepen.  Over the last few years, our shared national interests have moved the United States and Greece closer together both politically and economically.  The United States views Greece as an indispensable partner.  And I encourage you all to consider building ...
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