Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Vice President Falcam Off To Palau

PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Service): June 18, 1997 - Vice President Leo A. Falcam departed Pohnpei on June 17, 1997, on an official trip to the Republic of Palau.

Falcam arrives Palau today, June 18, 1997, and will be returning to Pohnpei on Friday, June 20, 1997.

Falcam is paying an official visit on the President of Palau to discuss things of mutual interest to both governments. This administration is also planning to pay the same type of visit to the government of the Republic of Marshall Islands. "It is important that our neighbor governments feel we are mindful of them," said the Vice President.

At the same time, the Mobil Games Officials have invited the President and the Vice President to attend the Mobil Games in Palau. A baseball team from Pohnpei is participating in the Game in Palau this week. The Vice Presidents attending on behalf of the President and the Government of the FSM.

For further information on this release, please contact:

FSM Office of the President
Public Information: Press, Radio, Video
P.O Box 34
Palikir Station, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Tel.: (691) 320-2548/2092
Fax.: (691) 320-4356