Deputy Secretary of State, Steinberg, leads US delegation to AU Summit

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) - US Deputy Secretary of State James B. Steinberg will lead the US delegation to the African Union (AU) summit opening here Sunday, the US Embassy here said Friday.

The delegation also includes Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Johnnie Carson, National Security Council Senior Director for Africa Mary Yates, US Special Envoy to Sudan Scott Gration, USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator for Africa Larry Garber, and Feed the Future Deputy Coordinator for Development William J. Garvelink.

The delegation is expected to hold consultations with African and other leaders on a wide range of bilateral, regional and global issues, including regional security, human rights, and democratization.
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28 january 2011 11:32:34




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