Media Contact: Ben Anderson
(Washington) - The United States Helsinki Commission hearing on the Romanian leadership of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) featuring the testimony of The Honorable Mircea Geoana, Foreign Minister of Romania and Chair-in-Office of the OSCE has been postponed until further notice.
The hearing was scheduled for Wednesday, October 17, 2001.
The United States Helsinki Commission, an independent federal agency, by law monitors and encourages progress in implementing provisions of the Helsinki Accords. The Commission, created in 1976, is composed of nine Senators, nine Representatives and one official each from the Departments of State, Defense and Commerce. Additional information about the Commission is available on the Internet at http://www.csce.gov.