United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
October 17, 2022
Readout of Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with Foreign Minister Roberto Alvarez of the Dominican Republic
The below is attributable to U.S. Mission to the United Nations Spokesperson Nate Evans:
Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Representative to the United Nations, met today with Foreign Minister Roberto Alvarez of the Dominican Republic. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield and Foreign Minister Alvarez discussed the deteriorating security situation and deepening humanitarian crisis in Haiti and the need for urgent action.
Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield recognized the Dominican Republic’s role as a regional leader on democracy and human rights as a member of the Alliance for Development in Democracy. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield underscored the United States’ commitment to working with the Dominican Republic to address shared security challenges through the United Nations.