29 June 2009
Greece to join US visa waiver agreement
The Associated Press has reported that Greek and US officials say they expect to conclude a visa waiver agreement soon.
Deputy Secretary of State James Steinberg says a deal on criminal data sharing signed Sunday will pave the way for an agreement by the year's end allowing Greeks to visit the US without visas.
Steinberg said the criminal data sharing agreement will respect Greek concerns regarding travellers' privacy.
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