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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Mission Greece

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Mission Greece (May 1, 2022) Location: Athens and locations throughout Greece Event:  Public sector and private sector employees will hold demonstrations related to May 1st Labor Day at 11:00 a.m. in Klafthmonos Square in Athens (which will proceed to the Parliament building).  Demonstrations will also be held at the Piraeus Labor Center and Kanari Square in Pasalimani.  In Thessaloniki ...
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Ambassador Pyatt’s Farewell Interview with Fanis Papathanasiou, Anchor/Senior Diplomatic Editor ERT, Greek Public TV

April 29, 2022 ERT Link: https://www.ertnews.gr/eidiseis/ellada/politiki/tz-paiat-stin-ert-panta-mas-anisychei-epeisodio-sto-aigaio-i-pio-dyskoli-stigmi/ Mr. Papathanasiou:  Mr. Ambassador, thank you very much for this interview for the Greek Public Television.  It’s an honor and privilege to have you here for this special farewell interview.  We are a few days away from the end of your five-year journey as the Ambassador to Greece.  How would ...
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Greece – Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions 

Read the country information page for additional information on travel to Greece.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has determined Greece has a high level of COVID-19.  Visit the CDC page for the latest Travel Health Information related to your travel.      If you decide to travel to Greece:  Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before planning any international travel, and read the Embassy COVID-19 page for country-specific ...
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Maria Olson, Director of the Office of Southern European Affairs, U.S. State Department Remarks at the 23rd Capital Link “Invest in Greece” Conference

Maria Olson, Director of the Office of Southern European Affairs, U.S. State Department Remarks at the 23rd Capital Link “Invest in Greece” Conference New York, NY, April 11, 2022 As Delivered Thank you for the introduction, Ambassador Papadopoulou. It’s an honor and a privilege to participate in the Capital Link Forum as Director of the ...
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Ambassador Pyatt’s Remarks at “Renewable Greece” 2022 Panel Discussion

Ambassador Pyatt’s Remarks at “Renewable Greece” 2022 Panel Discussion Friday, April 15, 2022 Divani Caravel Hotel, Athens, Greece As Delivered Question: You have been quite many years in Greece, and you might have learned that we consider our country one of the most beautiful and most important with the most fantastic spots, the center of ...
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