Fw: Travel pool report #16 - Obama and Maduro

From: Lee, Carol [mailto:xxx@email.com]
Sent: Saturday, April 11, 2015 06:34 PM
To: Allen, Jessica
Subject: Travel pool report #16 - Obama and Maduro

On record attributable to Bernadette Meehan, National Security Council Spokesperson:

"President Obama and President Maduro had a brief conversation on the margins of the plenary session as President Obama was leaving the Summit. President Obama indicated our strong support for a peaceful dialogue between the parties within Venezuela. He reiterated that our interest is not in threatening Venezuela, but in supporting democracy, stability and prosperity in Venezuela and the region."

On background to WH Official: They were standing on the sideline of the plenary. The interaction lasted a few minutes.


Carol Lee
The Wall Street Journal

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