Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
July 30, 2013

Acting Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs Dean Pittman will travel to Kunming, China, July 30 to August 1 to participate in annual talks of the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council. While in Kunming, Acting Assistant Secretary Pittman will lead U.S. participation as the P-5 officials discuss issues facing the Security Council, including peacekeeping, sanctions, country-specific issues, and the UN budget and organization.

For updates, follow Acting Assistant Secretary Pittman on twitter @State_IO.

For press inquiries, contact Megan Mattson at 202-647-6393 or

PRN: 2013/0948