‘Greece is redrawing energy map,’ says US ambassador

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US Ambassador to Greece George Tsunis emphasized the significance of Greece's strategic partnership with the US at the 9th Delphi Economic Forum on Thursday.

"Greece is NATO's most southern flank," Tsunis said, underlining its crucial role as an ally for the US. He highlighted Greece's participation in the planned co-production of Constellation-class frigates as pivotal to bolstering NATO capabilities, positioning the country at the forefront of defense cooperation.

Tsunis also praised Greece's potential in the energy sector, especially with the interconnector between Cyprus, Greece and Israel. "Greece is in one of the top ten renewable energy producers in the world," he noted, highlighting the country's ability to "redraw the map" and reduce its reliance on imports from Russia.

Regarding the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Turkey, Tsunis stressed that "relations...

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