Secretary of State’s Meeting with Greek Prime Minister Mitsotakis, Chania, Greece

Secretary Antony J. Blinken (center, left) watches as Ambassador George Tsunis pulls up a chair to join a meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis (center, right) in Crete, Greece, January 6, 2024. (Official State Department photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Secretary of State’s Meeting with Greek Prime Minister Mitsotakis, Chania, Greece
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Office of the Spokesperson

January 6, 2024

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Matthew Miller:

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis today in Crete. The two underscored the strength of the bilateral relationship and shared commitment as NATO Allies to democracy, peace, and prosperity. They discussed the ongoing situation in the Middle East. The Secretary thanked the Prime Minister for Greece’s regional leadership, including its continued support for Ukraine, delivery of life-saving humanitarian assistance to civilians in Gaza, and for freedom of navigation in the Red Sea through its participation in Operation Prosperity Guardian.

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