U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Office of the Spokesperson
For Immediate Release
June 1, 2017
Notice to the Press
Secretary of State Pompeo To Lead U.S. Delegation to the Organization of American States General Assembly
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will lead the U.S. delegation to the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), the Western Hemisphere’s premier multilateral organization, to be held in Washington, D.C. June 3-5. The Secretary will address the General Assembly’s plenary session the morning of June 4 and will engage in discussions and consultations with regional counterparts on issues of shared interest.
The U.S. delegation will also include Deputy Secretary John Sullivan, Ambassador Carlos Trujillo, U.S. Permanent Representative to the OAS, and Francisco Palmieri, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs.