Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
July 12, 2012


Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Johnnie Carson will lead the U.S. delegation to the 2012 African Union Summit in Addis Ababa from July 13-17. Also accompanying Assistant Secretary Carson are Special Representative for Somalia Ambassador James Swan, the Senior Advisor on Darfur Ambassador Dane Smith, and the Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Eric Goosby.

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PRN: 2012/1144