Government of the Republic of Fiji
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
A Better Fiji through Excellence in Foreign Service
H.E. Ms. Frankie A. Reed, Ambassador of United States of America to Fiji, accompanied by Mr. Jeffery Robertson the Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of the United States of America to Fiji, paid a courtesy call to Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on 13th October 2011.
Ambassador Reed who arrived into the country last night expressed her appreciation to Minister Kubuabola for meeting with her and The Deputy Chief of Mission Mr. Robertson.
Minister Kubuabola, thanked Ambassador Reed, and also expressed his appreciation to the Government of the United States of America for the facilitation of Prime Minister Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama’s visit to US for the 66th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and his successful meetings with the US business community in Florida and Nashville.
Ambassador Reed informed Minister Kubuabola that she looks forward to her new role as the US Ambassador to Fiji. Discussions between Ambassador Reed and Minister Kubuabola centered at Fiji – US bilateral relations, regional issues, and Fiji’s roadmap to democratic elections in 2014.
Prior to her posting to Fiji, Ambassador Reed has been Peace Corps volunteer to Senegal and Samoa, and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Australia, New Zealand, and Pacific Islands in the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs at US Department of State.
Ambassador Reed is also the non- resident Ambassador of US accredited from Suva to Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga and Tuvalu.
(Photo INSET: Minister Kubuabola with US Ambassador Frankie A. Reed)
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