Rus News Journal

K.Powell has unexpectedly postponed visit to Greece

the State secretary of the United States of America Kolin Powell has postponed the visit to Greece. About it as transfers AR, has informed today a press - service of the Greek Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
earlier it was planned that the head of State department will arrive in these days off to Athenes where will take part in solemn ceremony of closing of XXVIII Olympic Games. Besides, at it the meeting with premieres - the minister and the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Greece has been planned.
at first sight, so unexpected step can speak K.Powell`s discontent with the Antiamerican actions which have passed the day before in the homeland of the Olympic games. However a press - secretary Gosdepa Curtis Cooper has assured journalists that it not so. As he said, visit is postponed from - for urgent obligations appeared at the state secretary and concerning the Iraq problem and crisis in Sudan.
we Will remind that yesterday in capital of Greece Athena city have passed mass protest actions against war conducting in Iraq. Demonstrators, in particular, protested against arrival in K.Powell`s country and cried out slogans Powell - the murderer, be cleaned home! . After some honeycombs of persons have tried to break through police cordons to the American embassy, the Greek law enforcement bodies have dispersed holding a meeting, using tear gas.