Taken Question
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 20, 2011


Question: Who will Assistant Secretary Jeffrey Feltman meet with during his current travel to the region?

Answer: Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs Jeffrey Feltman is traveling in Oman until June 22. He will also travel to Yemen June 22 – 23. In Oman, Assistant Secretary Feltman plans to meet with Sultan Qaboos and the Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs Yusuf bin Alawi. He will also meet with representatives from civil society.

In Yemen, Assistant Secretary Feltman plans to meet with senior government officials, including Acting President Al-Hadi, Foreign Minister Qirbi, members of the opposition, representatives from civil society, and other diplomats.



PRN: 2011/1007