18 April, 2006
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice looks forward to visit Athens "at some point in the future" US State Department Spokesman Sean McCormack said on Monday, commenting on reports of a possible visit by Rice to Greece next week.
"She certainly looks forward to traveling to Greece at some point," McCormack told reporters.
To a question whether Rice will visit Turkey, the spokesman said, "like I said, she looks forward to traveling to both of those places at some point in the future, and we'll keep you up to date on her travel schedule."
A senior US official told the ANA-MPA that the US Secretary of State has expressed for quite some time now her desire to visit Greece and when such a visit will be feasible will depend on her program.
US Secretary of State to travel to Sofia for NATO meeting next week: US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will travel to Sofia on April 27-28 to take part in a NATO foreign ministers meeting, US State Department Spokesman Sean McCormack said on Monday.
"Certainly, she is going there. I can confirm that," the spokesman said.
Source: Athens News Agency