This material has been E-mailed or posted to:- The President of the United States, Mr. Barack Obama-
Members of the President‟s Cabinet and senior U.S. government
officials- Members of the U.S. Senate- Members of the U.S. House of Representatives- The 300 signatories of the original letter to President Obama, allclassical scholars, all of whose names are included below-
The rectors and deans of the signatories‟ respective institutions
- Selected students and colleagues of the 300 signatories- Senior members of the Government of the Republic of Greece- Leading figures of NATO, the EU and the European Parliament- The leadership of the Greek Diaspora- Selected international universities and their respectivedepartments of history- Appropriate internet addresses, web sites and blogsDear President Obama:In writing this letter, I am under no illusion that your busyschedule will allow you to read it. I am confident however thatappropriate officials in your government will absorb its contentsand react in due course.This letter was prompted by another sent to you on May 18,2009 and initially signed by 220 international classical scholars.(Later, the number of signatories rose to 300, when an additional80 added their names and support.) The undersigned demandedthat the U.S. Government withdraw its recognition of the Republic
of Macedonia‟s constitutional name, a move that would align U.S.
policy with longstanding official Greek policy towards and pro-paganda against Macedonia and Macedonians.