Athens.- Greek Foreign Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos met on Friday with visiting American Jewish Committee (AJC) Executive Director David A. Harris. According to a foreign ministry announcement, the meeting was held in a friendly climate and focused on possible cooperation with the Greek government but also on cooperation between Greek and Jewish organisations in the United States and throughout the world.
On his part, Harris expressed AJC’s support for Greece’s efforts for an exit from the crisis and praised the high level of cooperation between Greece and the United States and between Greece and Israel.
The AJC executive director was also received by National Defence Minister Panos Panagiotopoulos.
AJC delegation has also met with PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos.
The state of the Greek and European economies in the past three years of the crisis, Greek-US relations, relations between Greece and Israel as well as the current situation in the eastern Mediterranean and developments in the Arab world were discussed during the meeting.