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Greek American John Podesta Appointed US Climate Envoy

Greek American John Podesta has been appointed by the Biden administration as the new US special climate envoy after John Kerry steps down this spring. Podesta is a longtime Democratic strategist, campaign manager for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential bid, and...

Obama on the Titanic Sub and the Greek Migrant Boat Disaster

Former US President Barack Obama highlighted uncomfortable parallels between the media coverage surrounding the Titanic sub and the migrant boat disaster off Greece last week. Speaking in Athens on Friday before the news broke of the Titanic submarine disaster in...

Obama Slams China, Russia for Climate Crisis Inaction at Cop26

Former U.S. President Barack Obama slammed China and Russia for being absent from the UN climate summit (COP26) in Glasgow and their inaction regarding the climate crisis. Speaking to COP26 delegates, Obama said that "We can't afford anybody on the...

UFOs Are Real: Obama Opens Pandora’s Box

Former US President Barak Obama opened up about the existence of UFOs and alien life in an interview with on CBS on Wednesday.

Obama Blasts Stubborn Austerity Measures Imposed on Greece

Former US President Obama, in his gigantic new book of memoirs called "A Promised Land," released on Tuesday, speaks at some length about Greece's debt crisis, which he admitted kept him and his aides up at night during its...

Warm Obama Meeting With U.S. Embassy Officials in Athens [videos]

United States President Barack Obama’s visit to Athens was closely monitored, however, there was one “secret speech” that took place far from the lights of publicity. The meeting he had with members of the United States Embassy in Greece...

Schaeuble Crushes Debt Relief Hopes that Obama May Have Sowed

U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Greece raised fresh hopes for debt relief that German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble rushed to quash. He said late on Tuesday that granting Greece its debt relief would not be helping the country,...

Full Video: President Obama Delivers Final Remarks From Greece

In one of his final speeches abroad as a sitting US President Barack Obama addresses the Greek nation and the world from Athens.

Obama Gets Warm Reception at Official Dinner

United States President Barack Obama attended an official dinner in his honor on Tuesday evening at the Greek presidential mansion following the conclusion of his meetings with Greece's President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. He was warmly...

U.S. Tourists to Greece Up During Obama Presidency

The arrivals of American tourists to Greece doubled during the presidency of Barack Obama, the head of Greek tourism businesses association SETE, Andreas Andreadis, said in a tweet on Tuesday. “The arrivals of Americans in our country doubled to 900,000...