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Visits to the U.S. by Foreign Heads of State and Government--2004

Date Visitor Country Description
January 12-14, 2004 President Jose Maria Aznar Spain Working visit.
January 20, 2004 Interim President Adnan Pachachi Iraq Working visit.
January 26-27, 2004 President Aleksander Kwasniewski Poland Working visit.
January 27-28, 2004 Prime Minister Recep Erdogan Turkey Working visit. Also visited New York City.
February 4, 2004 President Jose Maria Aznar Spain Addressed a joint session of Congress.
February 9-12, 2004 Chairman Gyude Bryant Liberia Working visit.
February 15-21, 2004 President Zine al Abidine Ben Ali Tunisia Working visit.
February 22-26, 2004 President Mikheil Saakashvili Georgia Working visit.
February 26-27, 2004 Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder Germany Working visit.
March 5-6, 2004 President Vicente Fox Mexico Official select visit. Met with President Bush at Crawford, Texas.
March 15-16, 2004 Prime Minister Jan Balkenende Netherlands Working visit.
March 16-18, 2004 Prime Minister Bertie Ahern Ireland Working visit.
March 22-25, 2004 President Alvaro Uribe Colombia Working visit.
March 27-30, 2004 Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Bulgaria Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 28-30, 2004 Prime Minister Juhan Parts Estonia Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 27-30, 2004 Prime Minister Indulis Emsis Latvia Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 27-30, 2004 Prime Minister Algirdas Brasauskas Lithuania Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 28-29, 2004 Prime Minister Adrian Nastase Romania Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 27-29, 2004 Prime Minister Mikulas Dzurinda Slovakia Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 28-30, 2004 Prime Minister Anton Rop Slovenia Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 27-April 1, 2004 Prime Minister Fatos Nano Albania Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 28-30, 2004 Prime Minister Ivo Sanader Croatia Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
March 28-29, 2004 Prime Minister Branko Crvenkovski Macedonia Working visit. Attended NATO Accession ceremony.
April 9-15, 2004 President Hosni Mubarak Egypt Official select visit. Met with President Bush April 12 at Crawford, Texas.
April 13-15, 2004 Prime Minister Ariel Sharon Israel Working visit.
April 16, 2004 Prime Minister Tony Blair United Kingdom Working visit.
April 27-28, 2004 Prime Minister Goran Persson Sweden Working visit.
April 28-30, 2004 Prime Minister Paul Martin Canada Working visit.
April 28-May 4, 2004 President Oscar Berger Guatemala Working visit.
May 3-7, 2004 Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong Singapore Working visit.
May 5-7, 2004 King Abdullah II Jordan Working visit.
May 11-14, 2004 President Jose Eduardo dos Santos Angola Working visit.
May 18-19, 2004 Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi Italy Working visit.
May 19-21, 2004 Prime Minister Konstantinos Karamanlis Greece Working visit.
May 26, 2004 President El Hadj Omar Bongo Gabon Working visit.
May 25-27, 2004 President Francisco Flores Perez El Salvador Working visit.
May 27-28, 2004 Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen Denmark Working visit.
June 2-4, 2004 Prime Minister John Howard Australia Working visit.
June 7-11, 2005 President Ali Abdallah Salih Yemen Working visit. Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 8-10, 2004 Prime Minister Paul Martin Canada Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 8-10, 2004 President Jacques Chirac France Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 8-11, 2004 Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder Germany Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 8-10, 2004 Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi Italy Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 8-10, 2004 Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi Japan Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 8-10, 2004 President Vladimir Putin Russia Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 8-11, 2004 Prime Minister Tony Blair United Kingdom Attended G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 9-10, 2004 President Abdelaziz Bouteflika Algeria Met with President Bush during the G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 9-10, 2004 President John Agyokum Kufuor Ghana Met with President Bush at the G-8 Economic Summit in Sea Island, Georgia.
June 9-10, 2004 President Abdoulaye Wade Senegal Met with President Bush at the G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 9-10, 2004 President Yoweri Musaveni Uganda Met with President Bush at the G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia.
June 9-11, 2004 Interim President Ghazi al-Yawer Iraq Working visit. Met with President Bush during the G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia. Met with members of Congress and attended the funeral of Former President Reagan, June 10-11.
June 9-11, 2004 Prime Minister Recep Erdogan Turkey Met with President Bush during the G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 10-11, 2004 President Olesegun Obsanjo Nigeria Met with President Bush during the G-8 Economic Summit at Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 11, 2004 President Vaclav Klaus Czech Republic Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 11, 2004 President Mary McAleese Ireland Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 10-11, 2004 President Thabo Mbeki South Africa Met with President Bush at the G-8 Economic Summit in Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 11, 2004 Prime Minister Keith Mitchell Grenada Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 9-16, 2004 President Hamid Karzai Afghanistan Working visit. Met with President Bush at the G-8 Economic Summit in Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan. Addressed a joint session of Congress June 15.
June 8-16, 2004 King Abdullah II Jordan Working visit. Met with President Bush at the G-8 Economic Summit in Sea Island, Georgia. Attended the funeral of Former President Reagan.
June 21-23, 2004 Prime Minister Peter Medgyessy Hungary Working visit.
July 5-7, 2004 Prime Minister David Oddsson Iceland Working visit.  
July 7-8, 2004 King Mohamed VI Morocco Working visit.
July 12-13, 2004 President Elias Antonio Saca El Salvador Working visit.
July 14-21, 2004 President Natsagiyn Bagabandi Mongolia Working visit.
July 18-19, 2004 President Ricardo Lagos Chile Working visit.
July 18-20, 2004 Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi Malaysia Working visit.
July 18-21, 2004 Prime Minister Adrian Nastase Romania Working visit.
August7- 9, 2004 Prime Minister Marek Belka Poland Working visit.
September 21-24, 2004 Interim Prime Minister Ayad Allawi Iraq Met with President Bush at the UN General Assembly in New York City. Addressed a joint session of Congress September 23. Returned to the UN afterward.
September 21, 2004 Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi Japan Met with President Bush at the UN General Assembly in New York City.
September 22, 2004 President Hamid Karzai Afghanistan Met with President Bush at the UN General Assembly in New York City.
September 21-22, 2004 President Pervez Musharraf Pakistan Met with President Bush at the UN General Assembly in New York City.
September 21, 2004 Prime Minister Manmohan Singh India Met with President Bush at the UN General Assembly in New York City.
November 12-13, 2004 Prime Minister Tony Blair United Kingdom Working visit.
November 24, 2004 King Juan Carlos I Spain Official select visit. Met with President Bush in Crawford, Texas.
November 29, 2004 King Hamad Bin Isa Bin Salman al-Khalifa Bahrain Working visit.
December 2-3, 2004 President Olusegun Obsanjo Nigeria Working visit.
December 3-4, 2004 President Pervez Musharraf Pakistan Working visit.
December 5-9, 2004 King Abdullah II Jordan Working visit.
December 3-9, 2004 President Ghazi al-Yawer Iraq Working visit.
December 5-7, 2004 President Abdoulaye Wade Senegal Working visit.
December 15, 2004 Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi Italy Working visit.


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