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Briefing Points by Official Spokesperson on the visit of US Assistant Secretary of State Mr. Richard Boucher

August 07, 2006

Joint Secretary (Americas) and Assistant Secretary Richard Boucher held their regular consultations on 7th August 2006. Their discussions included a review of the follow up action to the 2 March 2006 and 18 July 2005 Joint Statements. They noted that considerable progress has been made on economic, trade, agriculture, energy, S&T and defence cooperation areas outlined in those statements. Views were also exchanged on regional issues of mutual concern.

Assistant Secretary Boucher also had a meeting with Joint Secretary (Eurasia). He will be calling on Foreign Secretary later in the afternoon.

New Delhi
August 7, 2006


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