Taken Question
Philip J. Crowley
Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
June 18, 2009


Question: Did Diplomatic Security provide protection for former President Carter’s trip to Gaza?

Answer: The U.S. Secret Service (USSS) provided security for former President Carter’s trip to Gaza. Diplomatic Security supported USSS efforts in coordinating security for former President Carter’s visit to Gaza.



PRN: 2009/613