Sean McCormack, Spokesman
December 12, 2008
Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to Travel to New York
Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will travel to New York City Monday, December 15 to Tuesday, December 16. Released on December 12, 2008
While in New York, Secretary Rice will meet with her Quartet counterparts and other senior regional officials to discuss efforts to achieve positive and lasting peace consistent with the Annapolis process. In addition, she will attend a UN Security Council meeting to discuss with her counterparts ways to improve international cooperation on countering Somali piracy. Secretary Rice will also have discussions on the crisis in Zimbabwe, in addition to meeting with European and Arab leaders to discuss issues of mutual concern.