Pleased to be in Greece to prepare the upcoming #NATO Leaders´meeting. Our deployment in the Aegean helps curb human smuggling & we must continue to address together the violence & instability which are the root causes of the crisis.
Pleased to join my friend Minister@AdonisGeorgiadi at the @pelopnews 7th Annual Regional Growth Conference, where I highlighted Patras as a city close to my heart and a center of excellence for innovation and entrepreneurial research in Greece.
Pleased to meet Minister@VroutsisGiannis at @YpErgasias and to discuss ways to deepen the US-Greece bilateral relationship through building on the success of @ONEXShipyards , which put Greeks back to work on Syros and revitalized the local economy.
Pleased to welcome Chairwoman @NitaLowey of the House Appropriations Committee while she is in #Greece to learn more about our strategic alliance and efforts to deepen the US-Greece bilateral relationship.
Pleased to meet with AAS Reeker and Minister @npanagioto to follow up modernizing U.S.-Greece military agreements, upcoming joint exercises, and work to remove sunken dredger at the Alexandroupoli port. Our commitment to U.S.-Greece defense and security relationship is iron-clad.
Th digital economy is one of the key sectors where we intend to grow the U.S.-Greece trade & investment relationship, and I was pleased to have the opportunity of AAS Reeker’s visit to discuss the great potential for cooperation in this sector further with Minister@Pierrakakis .
Pleased to meet Minister@K_Hatzidakis to discuss shared energy goals & Greece’s role as regional hub, including via @tap_pipeline begun by @neademokratia & opening for business in 2020 & by advancing recent “West Crete” exploration agreement w @HELPE_Group , @exxonmobil & @Total .
Pleased to welcome delegation visiting for a #Greecereat discussion of US-Greece relations & the importance of regional alliances, like Greece-Israel-Cyprus trilat with participation, to regional security including our military and energy cooperation.
We’re pleased to see EU to support Greece + W. Balkan countries w/ efforts to protect refugees