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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
INTERPOL President Mireille Ballestrazzi Visits with INTERPOL Washington and DHS

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Department of Justice
INTERPOL Washington
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

INTERPOL President Mireille Ballestrazzi Visits with INTERPOL Washington and DHS

INTERPOL President Mireille Ballestrazzi visits INTERPOL Washington

WASHINGTON - During the week of May 26th, INTERPOL President Mireille Ballestrazzi visited the U.S. where she conducted several meetings with high ranking U.S. law enforcement officials. One of the highlights of Mrs. Ballestrazzi's visit was her meeting with DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson that took place on Tuesday, May 27th. In attendance at their meeting was INTERPOL Vice President of the Americas Region Alan Bersin, INTERPOL Washington Director Shawn A. Bray, and members of Mr. Johnson's cabinet. They discussed ideas and opportunities for continued collaboration between INTERPOL and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Mrs. Ballestrazzi is the first-ever elected female to hold the position of INTERPOL President. Along with her title of INTERPOL President, she also serves as the Central Director of the French Judicial Police.