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OAS Permanent Council to Consider Migration Crisis in Venezuela

  September 4, 2018

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) will hold a special meeting TOMORROW, Wednesday, September 5 at 14:30 EDT (18:30 GMT) in Simon Bolivar Hall at OAS headquarters in Washington, D.C., “to consider the migration crisis originated by the situation in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.” This meeting takes place at the request of the Secretary General, Luis Almagro.

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

The meeting will be broadcast live - with interpretation in Spanish, English, French and Portuguese- on the OAS Website and the OAS Facebook page

Press Contact: Mónica Reyes (

WHAT: OAS Permanent Council to Analyze the Migration Crisis in Venezuela

WHEN: Wednesday, September 5, at 14:30 EDT (18:30 GMT)

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

Reference: AVI-108/18