Assistant Secretary Brownfield's Travel to Honduras

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 31, 2014


Ambassador William R. Brownfield, Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, will travel to Honduras, November 3-4.

He will meet with President Juan Orlando Hernandez to discuss cooperation on bilateral security and justice issues. Ambassador Brownfield will also visit U.S. Government-supported vetted units and task forces, where he will participate in an awards ceremony recognizing these units and task forces for their recent successes, including arrests of major drug traffickers.

Ambassador Brownfield will also meet with Minister of Coordination Jorge Ramon Hernandez Alcerro and Security Minister Arturo Corrales to discuss U.S. Government-supported programs. He will then host a roundtable discussion with civil society regarding access to justice, human rights, and civil society engagement.

Contact INL-PAPD@state.gov for more information. You can follow the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs on Twitter @StateINL and Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/StateINL.