Washington, DC Today, Representative Gregory W. Meeks (D-NY), Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, departed on a congressional delegation to Greece and Turkey. 

The delegation includes Representatives Ted Deutch (D-FL), David Cicilline (D-RI), G. K. Butterfield (D-NC), and Stacey Plaskett (D-VI). 

Members will engage with government officials and civil society groups to examine the current political and security landscape in the Eastern Mediterranean region, as it relates to NATO cooperation, energy issues, human rights, and addressing food security in light of Russia’s war in Ukraine.