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UPDATE: Permanent Council to Set Date for Meeting of Foreign Ministers on Situation in Venezuela

  May 9, 2017

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS), will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) in Simón Bolívar Hall at the headquarters of the organization in Washington, DC., to discuss the preparations for the Meeting of Consultation of Ministers of Foreign Affairs on the situation in Venezuela and to discuss the change of venue of the General Assembly, which will take place between June 19 and 21, and to elect a new member of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), among other topics.

Please consult the agenda of the meeting here. Note that changes to the agenda may yet be made before the meetings.

The meeting will be broadcast live on the OAS Website and the OAS Facebook page.

Press Contact: Mónica Reyes (

WHAT: Permanent Council to Set Date for Foreign Ministers Meeting on Situation in Venezuela

WHEN: Wednesday, May, 10, 2017, at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT)

WHERE: Simon Bolívar Hall
Organization of American States
17th Street & Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006

Reference: AVI-051/17