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Tsipras meets with Biden, US Congress members

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and former US Vice-President Joe Biden met for over an hour on the sidelines of the Security Conference in Munich.

State ANA-MPA news agency reports that the two discussed relations with Turkey and energy issues in southeast Europe, as well as Greek-US relations and US developments, and that there was a broad agreement on issues.

Joe Biden visits conservative party HQ in Athens

Former US Vice President Joe Biden (l) met New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis at ND's offices in Athens Tuesday. Biden, who is in Athens for the Concordia Europe Summit, underlined Greece's geostrategic importance while Mitsotakis stressed the importance of the country's role as an anchor for regional stability. [Eurokinissi]