On behalf of President Enrique Peña Nieto, Foreign Secretary
Claudia Ruiz Massieu will attend the inauguration of Mauricio Macri as
president of Argentina this Thursday, December 10.
While in Buenos
Aires, the Foreign Secretary will meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and
Religion, Susana Malcorra, to discuss the main bilateral issues.
After Argentina, the
Foreign Secretary will travel to Cartagena, Colombia for the first meeting of Ibero-American
Conference Foreign Ministers to review the work done this year in compliance
with the mandates issued during the 24th Ibero-American Summit held
in Veracruz on December 8-9, 2014.
In Cartagena, the
Foreign Secretary will meet with Colombian Foreign Minister María Ángela Holguín
to review the progress made on the commitments agreed to during President Juan
Manuel Santos’ State visit to Mexico last May.
This is the Foreign Secretary’s first visit to Argentina and
Colombia since taking office on August 27.