Ambassador Saperstein's Visit to Thailand and Vietnam

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
March 24, 2016


Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom David Saperstein will travel to Thailand and Vietnam, March 24-31.

On March 24 and 25, Ambassador Saperstein will travel to Thailand, where he will meet with members of religious communities including refugees and asylum seekers who fled religious persecution in their home countries.

From March 26 to 31, the Ambassador will visit Vietnam where he will meet with government officials, religious and civil society leaders to discuss challenges and opportunities for improving the status of religious freedom in Vietnam.

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