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Travel to the Middle East and Europe

June 17, 2005 to June 23, 2005

  Travels With
  Secretary of State
  Condoleezza Rice

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Secretary Rice traveled to the Middle East and Europe from June 17-23, 2005. Secretary Rice visited Ramallah, Jerusalem, Jordan, Egypt and Saudi Arabia to discuss regional peacemaking efforts, support for democracy and reform throughout the region, and counter terrorism. The Secretary then traveled to Brussels, Belgium for the International Conference on Iraq, where representatives from over 80 nations and international organizations came together in support of the Iraqi Transitional Government and its effort to build a free, democratic, and prosperous Iraq. The Secretary then proceeded to London, England for the Ministerial Meeting of the G-8 in preparation for the July G-8 Summit.

Remarks by Secretary Rice
2005/06/23: Roundtable Interview with Arab Journalists
2005/06/23: Joint Press Availability With G-8 Foreign Ministers
2005/06/23: Remarks With French Foreign Minister Philippe Douste-Blazy
2005/06/22: Joint Press Availability With EU, UN and Iraqi Leaders
Secretary Rice at Iraqi International Conference. AP/Wide World photo2005/06/22: Remarks at the Closing Session of the International Conference on Iraq
2005/06/22: Interview on CNN with John King
2005/06/22: Interview on Al Iraqiya with Ms. Alham Al Beiruty
2005/06/22: Remarks at the Opening Session of the International Conference on Iraq
2005/06/21: Roundtable with Saudi Media
2005/06/20: Press Availability with Saudi Foreign Minister Saud
Secretary Rice and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at podium during joint press availability. State Dept. photo2005/06/20: Interview on ABC News with Jonathan Karl
2005/06/20: Interview on Al Arabiya With Randa Abu Alawmy
2005/06/20: Interview on Nile TV with Nihal Saad
2005/06/20: Q&A at the American University in Cairo
2005/06/20: Remarks at the American University in Cairo video: high speed connectionvideo: dial-up speed connectionaudio
2005/06/20:  Press Availability With Egyptian Foreign Minister Gheit
2005/06/19:  Interview on ABC's This Week with George Stephanopoulos
2005/06/19:  Interview on CNN's Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer
2005/06/19:  Interview on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace
2005/06/19:  Interview on Israeli TV2 with Udi Segal
2005/06/19:  Interview on Jordan Television with Nida Ramahi
2005/06/19:  Joint Statement With Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon 
2005/06/19:  Press Availability
2005/06/19:  Remarks With Jordanian Foreign Minister Farouq Qasrawi
2005/06/18:  Press Availability With Palestinian Authority President Abbas
2005/06/17:  Press Briefing to the Traveling Press En Route to Shannon, Ireland
2005/06/16:  Briefing on the Secretary's Trip to the Middle East and Europe

Related Information
G8 Gleneagles 2005

Other Releases
2005/06/23: Quartet Statement
2005/06/02: Announcement of International Conference on Iraq: Statement by the United States, European Union and Iraq

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