Readout of Under Secretary Hormats' August 12 Meeting

Taken Question
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
August 13, 2010

Question: Please provide a readout of Under Secretary Hormats’ meeting today with the Indian ambassador.

Answer: Economic, Energy, and Agricultural Affairs Under Secretary Robert Hormats met with Ambassador Meera Shankar, Dr. Kasturirangan and Econ Minister Senthil Aug. 12. Dr. Kasturirangan is leading the Government of India delegation for the “Increasing Meteorological and Agricultural Cooperation between the Government of Indian and the Government of the United States of America” event, hosted by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The U.S. and Government of India delegations are enthusiastic about the continued cooperation on crop and weather forecasting and discussed areas for advancing our cooperation such as agriculture, space and economics.


PRN: 2010/1109