Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs Puneet Talwar Travels to Hawaii and Singapore

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
May 26, 2015


Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Puneet Talwar will travel to Hawaii and Singapore May 26-31, 2015.

In Hawaii, Assistant Secretary Talwar will attend the Change of Command ceremony at U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM).

In Singapore, Assistant Secretary Talwar will be the senior State Department representative in the U.S. delegation to the Shangri-La Dialogue, a forum sponsored by the International Institute for Security Studies for exchanges among defense and security policy professionals from across the Asia-Pacific region. He will also meet with senior civilian and military officials from countries across the region to discuss regional security, maritime security, and defense trade issues.

For further information, please contact the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Office of Congressional and Public Affairs at PM-CPA@state.gov and follow @StateDeptPM on Twitter.