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  • U.S. Embassy volunteers assisting the "Edra " soup kitchen in Ilion Municipality (State Department Photo)

    U.S. Embassy Helps Athenians in Need

    Volunteers from the U.S. Embassy community spent a day assisting the “Edra” soup kitchen in Ilion Municipality this week. Edra is a local NGO addressing poverty and the social effects of Greece’s economic crisis.

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  • Ambassador Pearce delivers remarks at the AMCHAM's Vasilopita Cutting Event (State Department Photo)

    Vasilopita Season in Greece

    Ambassador Pearce marked the beginning of 2015 with the cutting of a vasilopita with the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce.

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    State of the Union Address 2015

    President Obama (Jan. 20): "I’m asking both parties to give me trade promotion authority to protect American workers, with strong new trade deals from Asia to Europe that aren’t just free, but fair."

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  • Ambassador Pearce attends memorial for the victims of terrorism(State Department Photo)

    Memorial for the Victims of Terrorism

    On January 18 Ambassador Pearce attended the annual memorial ceremony for the victims of terrorism at Aghios Eleftherios church in Athens. Following the service the Ambassador offered his condolences to the family of Thanos Axarlian, murdered in 1992 by terrorist organization “November 17.”

  • Art in Embassies Reception at the Residence (State Department Photo)

    Art in Embassies

    Ambassador David D. Pearce and Mrs. Leyla Baroody Pearce hosted a reception to unveil their art collection assembled under the Art in Embassies program.

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Embassy News

  • Holocaust Remembrance Day

    Statement by the President on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau

  • Worldwide Caution

    The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world.

  • Security Enhancements to the Visa Waiver Program

    Effective Nov. 3, 2014, those seeking to travel to the U.S. from countries in our Visa Waiver Program (VWP) will be required to provide additional data fields of information in the travel application submitted via the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA).

News from Washington


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    Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

    The seventh round of negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) agreement concluded on October 3 with a press conference from lead negotiators. USTR’s Dan Mullaney and EU negotiator, Ignacio Garcia-Bercero, said progress has been made. 

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    Immigrant & Diversity Visa Webchat

    U.S. Embassy Athens Consul General Mark Marrano and Visa Chief Matthew Hurley participated in a live web chat on immigrant visas and the diversity visa program, answering a wide range of questions on immigrating to the United States. 

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    Report IP Theft

    U.S. government's clearinghouse for investigations into counterfeiting and piracy. 

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    American English

    A website for teachers and learners of English as a Foreign Language Abroad  

Meet The U.S. Ambassador (Greek)

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Model UN

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Greeks Gone West

  • 23 journeys Greeks Gone West is a series of video vignettes the U.S. Embassy in Athens made about the world of work in the U.S. Through the prism of Greeks and Greek-Americans with interesting work lives, we hope to improve the understanding of U.S. society and to show possibilities during a time, in Greece, when life seems full of limitations and frustrations.

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AEIF 2014

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    Social Security and Federal Benefits, Athens, Greece

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    The Athens Field Office has jurisdiction over U.S. immigration matters in the following countries: Greece, Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.


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