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The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

Readout of the President’s Call with President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil

President Obama spoke by phone today with President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil to discuss ongoing progress in the Paris climate conference, which will conclude on December 11.  Both leaders emphasized their personal commitment to reach an ambitious climate change agreement and their interest in working together to drive success.  They agreed to continue to stay in close touch as the conference continues.