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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
May 20, 2004
Statement by the Press Secretary
Visit of Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen
President Bush will host Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen for a meeting and lunch at the White House on May 28, 2004. Denmark is a close NATO ally of the United States, a key contributor to the international effort to bring peace and democracy to Iraq, and a strong proponent of close transatlantic relations. The President looks forward to discussions with Prime Minister Rasmussen on the war on terrorism, Iraq, and nonproliferation, as well as efforts to achieve a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and support to calls for democracy and reform throughout the broader Middle East region.
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