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“We will discuss the problems of the region and we will examine where our views and our plans coincide” stated Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias to Athens Macedonian News Agency ahead of his departure for Washington where he will pay a two-day visit on Monday and Tuesday.
Kotzias expressed his hope that this visit will contribute in the further enhancement of the Greek-American relations. Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias will begin his series of meetings in Washington on Monday at 5 p.m. (Athens time), when he is to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Kotzias’ message will be that Greece is a beacon of stability in the region, something that he will reiterate during his meeting with the new National Security Advisor and United States Army Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster that will take place on Tuesday at 10 p.m. (Athens time).