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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Secretary of State
Secretary Clinton and Colombian Foreign Minister Jaime Bermúdez Merizalde Before Their Meeting
Treaty Room
Washington, DC
February 25, 2009


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SECRETARY CLINTON: I’m delighted to welcome the foreign minister of Colombia here. It’s a real pleasure to have the representative of a country that has made so many strides and so much progress, and we have a lot to talk about because there is so much we have in common to work on. Welcome.

FOREIGN MINISTER MERIZALDE: Thank you very much.

SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you.

FOREIGN MINISTER MERIZALDE: Thank you.

SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you all.


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PRN: 2009/160

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