Press Statement
Robert Wood
Acting Department Spokesman, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
April 18, 2009


Earlier today at the Summit of the Americas President Chavez approached Secretary Clinton, and they discussed returning ambassadors to their respective posts in Caracas and Washington. This is a positive development that will help advance U.S. interests, and the State Department will now work to further this shared goal.



PRN: 2009/347