U.S. Congressional Delegation Visits Chile

A six-member bipartisan U.S. congressional delegation led by Congressman Albio Sires visited Chile from July 21-22 as part of their visit to Latin America which included a stop in Argentina.

During their visit to Chile, the members affirmed the U.S.-Chile bilateral relationship in meetings with President Pinera and the U.S.-Chile Intra-parliamentary Friendship Group. Their visit to the region touched on defense, bilateral and multilateral security cooperation, and science, technology, and energy issues.