Secretary Rice (Oct. 22): " We are doing things together with Mexico, things together with Mexico and Canada that I think would have been really unimagined a number of years ago. Merida is one of those initiatives."
|At the invitation of Foreign Secretary Patricia Espinosa, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice traveled to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico October 22-23. While in Mexico, the Secretary will discuss a broad range of bilateral and international issues of mutual interest, including U.S.-Mexico cooperation in combating criminal groups under the Merida Initiative and joint cooperation to improve North American competitiveness.
--10/23/08 Interview with Leonardo Kourchenko
--10/23/08 Remarks with Mexican Foreign Relations Espinosa
--10/22/08 Remarks En Route to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
--10/22/08 Remarks at The Women's Conference 2008