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The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

Readout of the President's Call with President Rafael Correa of Ecuador

The President called President of Ecuador Rafael Correa today to convey the condolences of the American people for the loss of life caused by the earthquake on April 16.  The leaders discussed the assistance provided by the United States Government to support victims of the earthquake, and the President assured President Correa the United States would do all it can to support Ecuador’s recovery.  President Correa thanked the American people for their assistance during this difficult time.