US Embassy in Athens

Erdogan’s attacks on freedom and his George Floyd commentary

The death of George Floyd has ignited protests across America and the world, reverberating as far as the gates of the US Embassy in Athens. Though some ruffians ransack American cities under the cover of protest, polls show that up to 54% of Americans support the call for justice.

American Documentary Showcase | Online | June 4-29

Athenian cultural venue Exile Room and the US Embassy in Athens are presenting their showcase of American films from June 4-29, an annual event organized in cooperation with the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts. This time, however, you can enjoy it online from the safety of your own home throughout the month of June.

US embassy cancels annual Independence Day events in Athens, Thessaloniki

The US embassy in Athens will not be hosting its annual Independence Day celebration in July, in line with Greek regulations enacted to counter the spread of Covid-19, Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt said on Tuesday.

In a letter, the ambassador expressed the hope that the two countries would be able to celebrate their 200-year friendship at the event of 2021.

US embassy cancels annual Independence Day events in Athens,Thessaloniki

The US embassy in Athens will not be hosting its annual Independence Day celebration in July, in line with Greek regulations enacted to counter the spread of Covid-19, Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt said on Tuesday.

In a letter, the ambassador expressed the hope that the two countries would be able to celebrate their 200-year friendship at the event of 2021.

US Embassy donates PPE to Hellenic Police

The US Embassy in Athens has bolstered the Hellenic Police's defenses against the coronavirus with a donation of masks, gloves and other personal protective equipment.

Monday's donation, which included 15,000 gloves and 8,200 face masks, was personally delivered by US Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt to the chief of the Hellenic Police (ELAS), Lieutenant General Michael Karamalakis.

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