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  • Flowers and toys are placed at the crash site of Malaisian Airlines fligh 17 near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, July 20, (AP Images)

    Lack of Access at Crash Site of MH17

    Secretary Kerry (July 20): "We need full access. And this is a moment of truth for Russia. ... They need to exert all of the influence that they have in order to protect the full integrity of this investigation.

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  • Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Program at AUEB (State Dept Photo)

    Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Program

    U.S. Embassy supported the participation of ten high school students from Kozani in the 5th annual Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Program, organized by the Athens University of Economics and Busienss.

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  • SecState Kerry with PBS NewsHour host Gwen Ifill (State Department Photo)

    MOOC Closes at the Stoa of Attalos

    On June 11, Ambassador David D. Pearce kicked off the final meeting of the massive open online course "Beyond Silicon Valley: Growing Entrepreneurship in Transitioning Economies," at the Stoa of Attalos.

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  • Ambassador Pearce congratulates Kozani students on selection as Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows (State Department Photo)

    Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows 2014

    Anna Almpani, a student from Neapoli, Kozani and Michalis Chaintoutis, a student from Kozani, have been selected to represent Greece in a four-week U.S. government-funded exchange program for young leaders in the United States running from June - July 2014.

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  • Secretary Kerry's Remarks at Release of 2014 Trafficking in Persons Report(State Department Report)

    Secretary Kerry's Remarks at Release of 2014 Trafficking in Persons Report

    20 June 2014 - This year’s Trafficking in Persons Report offers a roadmap for the road ahead as we confront the scourge of trafficking." -- John F. Kerry, Secretary of State

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Greeks Gone West

  • Greeks gone West 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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