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Steering Group

Rarely has there been a time when getting relations right between our two countries, and between our two societies, mattered more than it does today. -- Deputy Secretary Burns, Center for American Progress, April 14, 2010

Working Group Chairpersons

Date: 06/16/2010 Description: Under Secretary for Political Affairs -- William J. Burns - State Dept ImageDate: 2010 Description: Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov. © Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs photoU.S. Chairperson: Deputy Secretary of State William Burns (left)
Russia Chairperson: Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov (right)

Group co-chairs meet frequently to discuss overall progress of the Commission working groups as well as to coordinate efforts on regional security issues such as Afghanistan; the North Korean and Iranian nuclear programs; and the Middle East peace process.


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