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school's library which houses
books and manuscripts that are
more than 500 years old.
"We are deeply grateful to Ecumenical Patriarch
Bartholomew and Metropolitan
Elpidophoros for the generous
amount of time they afforded
to our delegation," Supreme
President Zachariades said.
"The AHEPA family remains
steadfast in its support for Supreme President Zachariades presented a $10,000 donation to the AHEPA Hospital in Thessaloniki.
religious freedom and human
rights of the Ecumenical Patriarchate and all religious minoricontinued engagement with the Greek American community
ties in Turkey. We will not cease our efforts until these funon developments in Cyprus," Supreme President Zachariades
damental rights are in place that will allow the Ecumenical
said. "The dinner-meeting was productive and insightful."
Patriarchate to flourish."
On April 19, the delegation had a series of meetings
with Cypriot government officials, including President Nicos
Anastasiades, Presidential Commission for Humanitarian
Cyprus
Issues Photis Photiou, and Ambassador Andreas Mavroyiannis,
The delegation arrived in the Republic of Cyprus, April 18,
who is the Greek Cypriot negotiator for the Cyprus issue.
and hosted a dinner-meeting for U.S. Ambassador to Cyprus
Additionally, AHEPA District 27, Cyprus, hosted an iniKathleen Doherty that evening. Topics of discussion included
tiation-dinner where the 2017 Academy of Achievement
the status of the Cyprus settlement talks and U.S.-Cyprus
Award in Business was presented to Nicolas Shiacolas. Before
relations.
departing, the delegation paid its respects to Memorials for
"We appreciated the opportunity to meet with Ambassador
Cypriots who made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom and
Doherty over dinner and thank the ambassador for her
independence.
"We appreciated the opportunity to meet with all of these
high-ranking officials in Cyprus to discuss important matters
pertaining to developments in the eastern Mediterranean
as well as relations between the United States and Cyprus,"
Zachariades said. "We were updated on the status of the settlement talks, and our hope is that progress toward a just and
viable solution can be achieved by Cypriots for the benefit of
all Cypriots. Moreover, we will work to raise awareness in the
United States about the importance of the humanitarian issue
of the missing persons, which means so much to Greek and
Turkish Cypriots."

Athens

U.S. Ambassador to Greece Pyatt and Supreme President Zachariades.

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The excursion concluded with a visit to Athens, April 20 21. Supreme President. Zachariades had the honor to deliver
an address before the Hellenic Parliament and President of
the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos welcomed the
delegation to Athens.
"...AHEPA strives to ensure our Hellenic heritage survives,"

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