Taken Question
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
July 29, 2011

Question: Did a group of retired Israeli diplomats and military officers who are visiting the U.S. meet with any officials from the State Department? If so, who?

Answer: A group of former Israeli officials and military officers met with Special Envoy David Hale and representatives of the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs on July 25th. Meetings like this are a routine part of our work. U.S. officials meet with a wide variety of groups and delegations on an ongoing basis.

PRN: 2011/1255