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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
April 2, 2003
Statement by the Press Secretary
Uruguayan President Jorge Batlle to Visit Washington
The President will meet with President Jorge Batlle of Uruguay at the White House on April 23, 2003. This visit provides the opportunity to deepen United States cooperation with Uruguay, a strong ally in the war on terrorism and in promoting democracy and economic growth in our hemisphere. The leaders will discuss key issues on the bilateral, hemispheric, and global agenda, including the situation in Iraq and the war on terrorism.
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