Greek Foreign Minister Avramopoulos to meet US Secretary of State Kerry on Tuesday

Greek Foreign Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos is to meet US Secretary of State John Kerry at the sidelines of NATO talks in Brussels on Tuesday.

The two men will discuss bilateral issues as well as developments in southeastern Europe and the eastern Mediterranean, the Foreign Ministry said.

On Sunday, Kerry met Ecumenical Patriarch Vartholomaios in Istanbul, from where he called on the Turkish government to reopen the Halki Seminary.