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Photos: Assistant Secretary Hooks' Travel to the Middle East and Cyprus, Oct. 22 - Nov. 2, 2008

Bureau of International Organization Affairs
November 14, 2008

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: Southern Lebanon Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with Saad al-Hariri. State Dept Photo




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with Saad al-Hariri.
 

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: Southern Lebanon Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook boards United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) helicopter to view the Blue Line. State Dept Photo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook boards United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) helicopter to view the Blue Line

Date: 10/22/2008 Description: During his visit to Southern Lebanon, Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook explored the problem of unexploded ordinance. Here he witnesses a destruction exercise.  State Dept Photo

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




During his visit to Southern Lebanon, Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook explored the problem of unexploded ordinance. Here he witnesses a destruction exercise. 

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: West Bank. Israel Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visits a World Food Program project site in the West Bank, which trains women in beekeeping as a way to generate income for their families.  State Dept Photo





 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visits a World Food Program project site in the West Bank, which trains women in beekeeping as a way to generate income for their families.

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: West Bank, Israel Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visits a World Food Program project site, which trains women in sewing and embroidery as a way to generate income for their families.  State Dept Photo





 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visits a World Food Program project site, which trains women in sewing and embroidery as a way to generate income for their families.

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: West Bank, Israel Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visiting a World Food Program distribution site in the West Bank. By the end of 2009, the United States will provide over $5.5 billion to fight against global hunger - more assistance than any other country. State Dept Photo






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visiting a World Food Program distribution site in the West Bank. By the end of 2009, the United States will provide over $5.5 billion to fight against global hunger - more assistance than any other country.

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: Shufat Refugee Camp, East Jerusalem Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook speaking with students at an all girls school in Shufat Refugee Camp, East Jerusalem about the upcoming elections and U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East.  State Dept Photo





 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook speaking with students at an all girls school in Shufat Refugee Camp, East Jerusalem about the upcoming elections and U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East.

Date: 10/22/2008 Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visits Yad Vashem. The United States, along with Israel, Australia, Canada submitted a resolution on Holocaust Remembrance that 65 other UNESCO Member States co-sponsored, and 193 Member States of UNESCO adopted by consensus in October 2007. State Dept Photo


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook visits Yad Vashem. The United States, along with Israel, Australia, Canada submitted a resolution on Holocaust Remembrance that 65 other UNESCO Member States co-sponsored, and 193 Member States of UNESCO adopted by consensus in October 2007.

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: Cyprus Description: During his trip to Cyprus Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook met with political leaders to discuss ongoing UN programs and activities. Here Mr. Hook is meeting with, Markos Kyprianou. State Dept Photo













 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook and Foreign Minister of Cyprus Markos Kyprianou, held a press conference to discuss the role of the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP).

Date: 10/22/2008 Location: Cyprus Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP). Nations
During his trip to Cyprus Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook met with political leaders to discuss ongoing UN programs and activities. Here Mr. Hook is meeting with Turkish Cypriot Leader, Mr. Mehmet Ali Talat.  State Dept Photo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with Turkish Cypriot Leader, Mr. Mehmet Ali Talat.  

Date: 11/14/2008 Location: Cyprus Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with Force Commander of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), Mario Sanchez Debernardi. State Dept Photo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with Force Commander of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), Mario Sanchez Debernardi.

Date: 11/14/2008 Location: Cyprus Description: Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP).  State Dept Photo







 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant Secretary Brian H. Hook meeting with United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP).


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