Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
November 17, 2010


Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will release the 2010 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom on Wednesday, November 17, at 1:20 p.m. in the Press Briefing Room at the U.S. Department of State.

Secretary Clinton will introduce the report and Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael Posner will take questions.

The Annual Report on International Religious Freedom covers the legal status of religious freedom, as well as societal attitudes towards it, in almost 200 countries and territories around the world.

These reports are embargoed until after they have been publically released at 2 pm EST.

PRESS CONTACTS:
Department of State
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor
Evan Owen
(202) 647-4747

Department of State
Office of Press Relations
(202) 647-2492



PRN: 2010/1659