Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard visits Greece and talks with AHC

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Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard visits Greece and talks with AHCWhile in Greece, Rep. Gabbard met with Greek Government officials and religious leaders

LOS ANGELES, CA – Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, a Democrat representing Hawaii’s 2nd District and a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, traveled to Greece in September, just prior to her official trip to Armenia with Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ). While in Greece, Rep. Gabbard met with Greek Government officials and religious leaders, organized by the U.S. Embassy in Athens and the American Hellenic Council (AHC). This was the Congresswoman’s first trip to Greece since being elected to office in 2013, which allowed her the opportunity to see first-hand the ongoing humanitarian crisis facing the country, as well as the chance to discuss with Greek officials a large range of issues of mutual interest.

“The trip was planned, relatively, on short notice and I was only there for less than 48 hours, but we were able to get a lot done in that short period of time”, said Rep. Tulsi Gabbard in an exclusive interview with AHC Executive Director, Ioannis Fidanakis, upon her return to the United States.

Read full interview here.

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