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Chairman of the Council of Delegates' Change of Authority

posted Jul 4, 2013, 9:05 PM by Jid Webmaster   [ updated Jul 4, 2013, 9:05 PM ]
The Inter-American Defense Board conducted on June 28th the change of command ceremony of the Chair of the Council of Delegates, in which its authorities and those of the Organization of American States (OAS) reiterated their commitment to continue working together to overcome the challenges in defense and security matters currently facing hemisphere.

OAS Secretary General José Miguel Insulza recognized the Leadership of the outgoing Chair, Lieutenant General Guy Thibault, of the Canadian Armed Forces, and highlighted his role “at a crucial transitional period after the changes of 2006, which meant incorporating the IADB to the structure of the OAS.”

Original published at:
http://www.oas.org/en/media_center/press_release.asp?sCodigo=E-257/13