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Taken Questions
Office of the Spokesman
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December 15, 2004
Question Taken at December 14, 2004 Daily Press Briefing

Meeting between Assistant Secretary Newman and Eritrean Minister of Labor and Human Relations Askalu Menkerios (Taken Question)

Question:   What was the subject of the December 14 meeting between Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Constance Newman and Eritrean Minister of Labor and Human Relations Askalu Menkerios?

Answer:   Minister Menkerios paid a courtesy call on Assistant Secretary Newman while in Washington to attend a World Bank-UNICEF meeting on orphaned children. They discussed humanitarian and bilateral issues.

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