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Great Seal Visits to the U.S. by Foreign Heads of State and Government--1988


*Notes

Date Visitor Country Description
January 12-15, 1988Prime Minister Noboru TakeshitaJapanOfficial Working Visit.
January 26, 1988President Vigdis FinbogadottirIcelandMet with President Reagan during a private visit.
January 26-29, 1988President Hosni MubarakEgyptState Visit; visited Dallas January 30.
February 17-19, 1988Chancellor Helmut KohlGermany, Federal Republic ofOfficial Working Visit.
February 23-25, 1988Prime Minister Anibal Antonio Cavaco e SilvaPortugalOfficial Working Visit.
March 14-17, 1988Prime Minister Yitzhak ShamirIsraelOfficial Working Visit. Private visit to Los Angeles afterwards.
March 24-25, 1988President Joaquin Videla BalaguerDominican RepublicOfficial Working Visit. Private visit afterwards to Boston (Massachusetts) and Texas.
April 13, 1988Prime Minister Lee Kuan YewSingaporeMet with President Reagan during a private visit.
April 26-28, 1988Prime Minister Martin Brian MulroneyCanadaOfficial Visit.
May 2, 1988Prime Minister Harri H. HolkeriFinlandMet with President Reagan during a private visit.
June 13-16, 1988Prime Minister Luigi Ciriaco De MitaItalyOfficial Working Visit. Private Visit to Bar Harbor (Maine) afterward.
June 22-24, 1988Prime Minister Robert J. L. HawkeAustraliaOfficial Working Visit. Addressed joint meeting of U.S. Congress June 23. Private visit to Texas afterward.
June 26-30, 1988President Kenan EvrenTurkeyState Visit; visited New York City, June 30-July 3.
July 10-16, 1988Prime Minister Saad al-Abdullah al-SabahKuwaitOfficial Working Visit.
July 26-28, 1988Prime Minister Karoly GroszHungaryOfficial Working Visit.
August 9-13, 1988Prime Minister Thorstein PalssonIcelandOfficial Working Visit. Private visit to Orlando (Florida) afterward.
September 13, 1988President H. Desmond HoyteGuyanaDiscussed bilateral relations and trade preferences under the Caribbean Basin Initiative.
September 26, 1988Amir Jabir al-Ahmad al-SabahKuwaitMet with President Reagan while attending UN General Assembly in New York City.
September 29, 1988President Francois MitterrandFranceOfficial Working Visit.
October 5-9, 1988President Moussa TraoreMaliState Visit; (October 9) visited Dayton, Wilberforce, and Columbus (Ohio).
October 20, 1988President Roh Tae-wooKoreaOfficial Working Visit.
November 15-17, 1988Prime Minister Margaret ThatcherUnited KingdomOfficial Visit.
November 15, 1988Chancellor Helmut KohlGermany, Federal Republic ofOfficial Working Visit.
November 22, 1988President-Elect Carlos Salinas de GortariMexicoMet with President-elect Bush in Houston (Texas).
December 7, 1988President Mikhail S. GorbachevUSSRMet with President Reagan in New York City.
December 14-16, 1988Prime Minister Luigi Ciriaco De MitaItalyMet with President Reagan during a private visit. Previously visited Los Angeles.

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