SYRIZA Leader Alexis Tsipras Meets US Ambassador Pyatt

SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras with U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey R. Pyatt. (Photo by Eurokinissi)

ATHENS – Main opposition SYRIZA party leader Alexis Tsipras met with US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt in Athens.

In his Facebook account, Tsipras wrote that they discussed “Greek-US relations, the 3+1 collaboration framework with Israel and Cyprus, the EastMed pipeline prospects and Turkey’s increasing illegal actions in the eastern Mediterranean and its signing of the accord with Libya’s current government.”

Pyatt, meanwhile, in his Twitter account, wrote “Glad to meet with Alexis Tsipras to discuss Syriza support for continuing upward trajectory of US-Greece relations, the F16 upgrade program, the Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement (MDCA) update, opportunities for regional collaboration opened up by the Prespes Agreement, and the East Med.”