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Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Egypt

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
March 4, 2013


Special Advisor for Children’s Issues, Ambassador Susan Jacobs, will visit Egypt from March 2-8.

Special Advisor Jacobs will meet with Egyptian Government officials and non-governmental organizations to promote Egypt’s accession to the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. She also will discuss how Egypt and the United States can work together to resolve international parental child abduction cases.

For more information about international parental child abduction, please visit:

For updates on Special Advisor Jacobs’ trip, follow her on Twitter: @ChildrensIssues

For press inquiries please contact or (202) 647-1488.

PRN: 2013/0238


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