Chairman Menendez Welcomes Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras to Congress

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Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued this statement welcoming Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras to Congress today:

“The relationship between the United States and Greece is an important one, historically rooted in shared values and principles. Prime Minister Samaras is demonstrating continued leadership during trying times as the Greek people confront a severe economic crisis with determination and resilience.  It is an honor to welcome Prime Minister Samaras to the United States Senate today. We stand shoulder to shoulder with Greece; our ally, partner and close friend.”

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