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Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
November 20, 2001


Trilateral Coordination And Oversight Group To Meet In San Francisco November 27, 2001

The Trilateral Coordination and Oversight Group (TCOG) will meet in San Francisco, California, November 27. Delegations representing the United States, the Republic of Korea, and Japan -- led respectively by James A. Kelly, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Yim Sung-joon, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade; and Hitoshi Tanaka, Director General, Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs -- will discuss a range of issues in our ongoing coordination of policy toward the DPRK.

The November 27 trilateral meeting is part of a continuing process of close and cooperative consultations among the three countries, formalized in Hawaii in April, 1999, as the Trilateral Coordination and Oversight Group.

There will be a camera spray at the opening of the meeting. Interested media should contact Kenneth Bailes at 202-647-2538. 


Released on November 20, 2001

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