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Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright
Travels with the Secretary: June 22-29, 2000
Madeleine K. Albright

Remarks and Other Releases

Warsaw Declaration


Focus of Trip
Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright departed June 20 for the People's Republic of China and the Republic of Korea. From June 25 to 27, the Secretary traveled to Poland, where she led the U.S. delegation to the Conference on Community of Democracies* and met with Polish officials.

The Conference, in Warsaw, was held to celebrate the growing trend toward establishing democratic governments around the world. It also examined the critical issue of how this trend might be accelerated and strengthened.

Also included during this trip are stops and meetings in Israel, the Palestinian Autority, and Berlin, Germany.

Remarks/Other Releases:
* 06/29/00: Press Briefing aboard plane en route Washington, DC
* 06/29/00: Speech to the National Endowment for Democracy's Conference on "Promoting Democracy in Southeast Europe -- Experiences and New Approaches," Berlin, Germany
Middle East
* 06/28/00: Remarks with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak, Jerusalem
* 06/28/00: Press remarks with Palestinian Chairman Yaser Arafat, Ramallah, West Bank
* 06/28/00: Press remarks with Israeli Foreign Minister David Levy, Jerusalem
* 06/27/00: Statement on Secretary Albright's meetings
* Warsaw Declaration: "Toward a Community of Democracies", Warsaw, Poland
* 06/27/00: Remarks at Closing Plenary Session "Towards a Community of Democracies" Conference, Warsaw, Poland
* 06/26/00: Remarks At Opening Session Introducing Videotape Message from Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi at the "Towards a Community of Democracies" Conference, Warsaw, Poland
* 06/26/00: Speech to the World Forum on Democracy, Warsaw, Poland
* 06/26/00: Opening Remarks at the Ministerial Panel on Democracy and International Organizations, Warsaw, Poland
* 06/25/00: Press Remarks Following Meeting with Polish Prime Minister Jerzy Buzek, Gdynia, Poland
* 06/25/00: Remarks At the Frigate Ceremony, The Pulaski, Gdansk, Poland
* 06/25/00: Remarks On the Occasion of Receiving an Honorary Degree From the University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
* 06/23/00: Press Conference with Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Joung Binn Lee, Seoul, Korea
* 06/22/00: Press Conference, China World Hotel, Beijing, China

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