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The White House
Office of the Press Secretary

President Obama's Bilateral Meeting with President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner of Argentina

At the margins of the final plenary session of the Global Nuclear Security Summit, President Obama had an opportunity to meet with Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner.  The Presidents discussed a number of issues of mutual interest and common global challenge.  They agreed on the importance of strengthening the international non-proliferation regime and ensuring compliance by all states, and of achieving a successful Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference next month.  Finally, the President thanked President Fernandez for Argentina’s role in international stabilization and earthquake relief efforts in Haiti.