Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Travel to Brazil for Presidential Inauguration

Press Statement
Philip J. Crowley
Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public Affairs
Washington, DC
December 29, 2010

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will travel to Brazil on January 1, 2011, to attend the inauguration of President-elect Dilma Rousseff.

Brazil is an essential partner in the hemisphere and the world, and the United States is committed to deepening our relationship on a wide range of bilateral, regional, and global issues with Brazil's government and people. The United States looks forward to working with President-elect Rousseff and her administration to advance these and other shared goals.

PRN: 2010/1865