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Pentagon voices its regret as Greece cancels exercises

The Pentagon expressed regret Tuesday at Greece's cancellation of a planned military exercise next month which would have involved about 200 US special-operations troops and Greek soldiers in Greece.

The cancellation was the latest in a series of jolts to US-Greek relations. Greece charges that the Americans have tilted their military aid in favor of Turkey.

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