Deputy Secretary Steinberg's Travel to the Caucasus and Munich

Media Note
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
February 2, 2010

Deputy Secretary of State James Steinberg will travel to the Caucasus on February 4th and 5th. He will meet in Yerevan, Armenia with President Serzh Sargsian and Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian to discuss bilateral and regional issues. He will proceed to Tbilisi, Georgia where he will meet with President Mikheil Saakashvili and representatives of Georgia’s opposition.

Deputy Secretary Steinberg will travel to Munich, Germany on February 5th to attend the Munich Security Conference. In Munich, he will meet with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu as well as other leaders attending the conference.

PRN: 2010/135