U.S. Chiefs of Mission to the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, and Panama Called Back for Consultations

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Office of the Spokesperson

STATEMENT BY HEATHER NAUERT, SPOKESPERSON

U.S. Chiefs of Mission to the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, and Panama Called Back for Consultations

September 7, 2018. The Department of State has called back the U.S. Ambassador to the Dominican Republic Robin Bernstein, the U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador Jean Manes, and the U.S. Charge d’Affaires in
Panama Roxanne Cabral for consultations related to recent decisions to no longer recognize
Taiwan. Our three Chiefs of Mission will meet with U.S. Government leaders to discuss ways in
which the United States can support strong, independent, democratic institutions and economies
throughout Central America and the Caribbean.