The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, traveled to Uruguay to take part in the Tenth Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas, which is being held in the city of Punta del Este.
Within the framework of the event, Secretary General Insulza will hold bilateral meetings with the Defense Ministers of the OAS Member States who attend the meeting. During the opening session, Insulza will set forth his vision of what is the reality of military issues in the hemisphere today.
The meeting, to be held until Wednesday October 10, will be attended by delegations from 29 of the 34 member countries of the hemispheric forum.
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