• Bloomberg


The U.S. has asked Greece to revoke special permission for Russian overflights after expressing concern about reports Moscow is engaged in a military build-up in Syria.

Greece is considering a U.S. request to cancel a temporary permit for Russian civilian overflights for Sept. 1-24, Greek Foreign Ministry spokesman Konstantinos Koutras said by phone.

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