Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose to travel to Tokyo, Seoul, Abu Dhabi, Tel Aviv, and Jerusalem

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 21, 2016


Assistant Secretary for Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Frank A. Rose will travel to Tokyo, Seoul, Abu Dhabi, Tel Aviv, and Jerusalem from October 25 to November 7 for meetings and to participate in events focused on international security, arms control, strategic stability, and space security.

From October 25-27, Assistant Secretary Rose will hold discussions with counterparts in Tokyo on a range of issues, including space security, arms control, and international security.

Assistant Secretary Rose will meet with Republic of Korea counterparts and U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) from October 28-29 in Seoul to discuss arms control, international security, and strategic stability.

Assistant Secretary Rose will then travel to Abu Dhabi to lead the U.S. delegation to the 4th Plenary Meeting of the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV) from November 1-3. On November 3, he will meet with counterparts in Abu Dhabi to discuss space security.

From November 5-7, Assistant Secretary Rose will travel to Tel Aviv and Jerusalem for site visits and meetings with Israeli officials on a range of international security and arms control issues.

Learn more about the Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance (AVC) by visiting 2009-2017.state.gov/t/avc and following @StateAVC on Twitter.