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12/05/2015: SECRETARY DEL ROSARIO DIALOGUES WITH US SENATORS, URGES BIPARTISAN SUPPORT FOR SOUTH CHINA SEA ADVOCACY

PRESS RELEASE
WDC-029-2015 
12 May 2015

WASHINGTON, DC–Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert F. del Rosario separately met with US Senators John McCain and Bob Corker yesterday, May 11, as part of his two-day visit to Washington, D.C.

Secretary Del Rosario thanked the two legislators for their leadership in pursuing continued dynamic engagement with Asia and reiterated the Philippines’ support for the US rebalance policy. He also encouraged the forging of bipartisan cooperation in the US legislature with regard to the urgent need to address the worsening situation in the South China Sea.

PHOTO RELEASE
WDC-045-2015
12 May 2015

Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert F. del Rosario with US Senator John McCain, Chair of the Senate Committee on Armed Services (left), and with US Senator Bob Corker, Chair of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations (right) on 11 May 2015 in Washington, DC.