Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias on Wednesday congratulated the newly elected US President Donald Trump.
“The Greek government has systemic relations with both parties, the Democratic and the Republican. We had discussions with the team of Trump last September on issues of the region on the sidelines of the UN general assembly. The Greek government and any Greek government always had good relations with the US and the American people. We continue to have good political relations. We are waiting to welcome US President Barack Obama’s to Greece,” he said adding that Obama is very popular in Greece.
“President Obama’s meeting with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the Greek government will be fruitful, positive and productive” Kotzias underlined.
Kotzias is paying an official visit to Beirut along with his Cyprus’ counterpart Ioannis Kassoulides.