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Supreme President Hollister delivers remarks.

AHEPA, AHI Host Dinner
in Honor of Prime Minister
Tsipras' U.S. Visit

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HEPA and the American Hellenic Institute (AHI)
hosted a dinner in honor of Greek Prime Minister
Alexis Tsipras' visit to the U.S., Oct. 16, 2017, at the
Willard InterContinental, Washington, D.C. Prime Minister
Tsipras was in the midst of a five-day visit to the United States,
which included a working luncheon and joint press conference with President Donald J. Trump at the White House.
In remarks at the dinner, Prime Minister Tsipras discussed
the importance of U.S. investment in Greece, the opportunities to enhance U.S.-Greece defense cooperation, and the
critical role the Greek American community can play in the
U.S.-Greece relationship.
Prime Minister Tsipras described members of the community as the best ambassadors, and added, "You represent the
values of freedom and democracy."

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Supreme
President Carl
Supreme President Hollister and AHI
R.
Hollister
President Larigakis.
and AHI President
Nick Larigakis also offered remarks. They welcomed Prime
Minister Tsipras to Washington and wished the prime minister, and his diplomatic corps, fruitful deliberations. Both organizational presidents also remarked upon the opportunities
to bolster the U.S.-Greece relationship across various sectors
and emphasized the importance of continued foreign direct
investment in Greece to Greece's economic recovery.
"Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt has described Greece as a
'pillar of stability' in its region-and rightfully so. Greece is
important to the United States' defense and security priorities in Europe... For Greece to remain a pillar of stability, it

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