Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
April 18, 2013

Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard will travel to Detroit, Michigan on April 19-20.

Assistant Secretary Richard will deliver remarks on "The Humanitarian Crisis in Syria and Neighboring Countries" at an event hosted by the Syrian American Alliance. Please click here for further information.

Assistant Secretary Richard also will meet with recently resettled refugees as well as the Refugee Coordinator for the State of Michigan and various state officials to discuss resettlement issues.

For updates, follow Assistant Secretary Richard on Twitter @StatePRM.

For media inquiries, or further information, please contact Christine Getzler-Vaughan at or (202) 549-8180, or visit

PRN: 2013/0434