Under Secretary William J. Burns Travels to Afghanistan and India

Press Statement
Philip J. Crowley
Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public Affairs
Washington, DC
May 21, 2010

Under Secretary of State William J. Burns will travel to Afghanistan and India May 22-27.


In Afghanistan, Under Secretary Burns will meet with senior Afghan officials in Kabul to build on the progress achieved during the successful May 10-14 visit of President Karzai and his cabinet to Washington, DC, and he will meet with Afghan and U.S. officials at a Provincial Reconstruction Team.


In India, Under Secretary Burns will meet with a range of senior Indian officials to discuss preparations for the June 1-4 U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue in Washington, DC.


PRN: 2010/665