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Statement by Press Secretary Peter Boogaard on Deputy Secretary Mayorkas' Upcoming Trip to Greece and Spain

Release Date: 
June 20, 2014

For Immediate Release
DHS Press Office
Contact: 202-282-8010

On June 24-26, Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas will travel to Athens, Greece and Barcelona, Spain. In Greece, Deputy Secretary Mayorkas will participate in the U.S.-European Union Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting and meet with international counterparts to discuss collective efforts to combat terrorism, enhance aviation security, secure cyberspace, and address other homeland security-related priorities. In Spain, Deputy Secretary Mayorkas will participate in the European Union Group of 6 + 1 Interior Ministers’ Meeting where he will meet with international counterparts to discuss counterterrorism efforts, to include aviation security, and efforts to stem illegal immigration and global drug trafficking.

 

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Review Date: 
June 20, 2014
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