Geoffrey Pyatt

US Ambassador Pyatt Meets Elpidophoros, New Archbishop of America

American Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt met with the newly-elected Orthodox Archbishop of America Elpidophoros in Athens on Monday afternoon. With a picture of the two of them uploaded to his personal Twitter account, Pyatt informed the public of his...

US Ambassador Warns of Russian Efforts to Undermine Patriarch Bartholomew (video)

US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt said on Tuesday there is evidence of Russian efforts to undermine Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. Pyatt said that "we’ve seen evidence of this kind of manipulation of information in Greece. We’ve seen Russian efforts in...

US Ambassador to Greece Speaks on Disinformation Campaigns

The American Ambassador to Greece, Geoffrey Pyatt, spoke during an event co-organized by the US Embassy in Athens, the Atlantic Council and the well-regarded Greek think tank ''Dianeosis.'' During his speech, Ambassador Pyatt focused on the major contemporary issue that...

Anti-Prespa Protesters Spray-Paint Slogan at US Ambassador's Residence

Protesters opposed to the Prespa accord with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia spray-painted a slogan outside the residence of U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt in Athens on Thursday night. The group wrote: “Macedonia, Greek land.” Police rounded up some thirty suspects...

U.S. Ambassador on the Bear Trail Promotes Beautiful Greek Mountains (video)

U.S. Ambassador to Greece, Geoffrey Pyatt,  has been visiting the alpine area of Epirus in north-western Greece highlighting the unexpected beauty of the mountains and the opportunities for skiing. Last week, the American diplomat visited Greece's "bear country" near the...

Young Greeks from Mati Show Solidarity With California

"We Feel You California," was the touching message of solidarity that young Greeks from Mati and Neos Voutzas sent out to the California wildfire victims. Young people from East Attica who experienced the same living nightmare on July 23 of...

USA Can Help in Greece's Economic Recovery, Tsipras says

The United States can help Greece in restoring its economy, especially in the fields of innovation and startup businesses, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said at the inauguration of the American pavilion at the Thessaloniki International Fair on Saturday. Addressing...

Greece Is a Crucial Energy Partner for the US, According to American Ambassador Pyatt

Speaking at the Southeast Europe Energy Forum that is held at Thessaloniki's 83rd International Fair, the Ambassador of the United States of America to Greece, Mr Geoffrey Pyatt, expressed his belief that Greece's role as a meeting point for many...

Draconian Security Measures for Thessaloniki Fair Involve FBI Agents, Snipers, 5,500 Policemen

Thousands of security personnel including FBI agents, snipers and 5,500 Greek police officers are in Thessaloniki for the 83rd International Fair in which the U.S. is honored this year. The Hellenic Police had a series of meetings with CIA and...

$342 Million Renovation of U.S. Embassy in Athens Begins (photos)

The United States is committed to supporting Greece that is exiting its adjustment program, said U.S. ambassador to Athens, Geoffrey Pyatt, on Wednesday. "We have a stake in the economic success of Greece and its role as a pillar of...