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Special General Assembly to Decide on Honduras's Return to the OAS

  May 31, 2011

The special General Assembly convened by the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) to decide on the return of Honduras to the hemispheric body will be held Wednesday, June 1st, 2011, at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT) in the Hall of the Americas at Organization headquarters in Washington, DC.

The meeting will be broadcast live on the OAS Website.


Details of the registration process for media representatives who wish to attend are available here.


Press access will be through the building's main door. To prevent congestion, journalists are asked to arrive at the building ahead of time.

Coverage of the Meeting

Space for journalists inside the Hall of the Americas is limited and will be made available on a first-come, first-served basis. Those unable to find a place inside the Hall of the Americas may follow the meeting through a live feed in the San Martin Room inside the same building.

Opportunities for photography and video

Photographers and cameramen may take images of the authorities at the beginning of the meeting. During the meeting, movement will be limited to the areas designated by the OAS Press Department.

WHAT: Special General Assembly to decide on the return of Honduras to the OAS

WHEN: Wednesday, June 1, 2011, 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT)

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

Reference: AVI-133/11