Meeting with the OAS Secretary General, Mr. Luis Almagro
During his stay in Washington Lech Wałęsa met with the serving Secretary General of the Organization of American States, Mr. Luis Almagro.
Both gentlemen discussed the current political situation in the western hemisphere, the threats to democracy in Europe, and the need to support peace and prevent authoritarian rule worldwide. President Wałęsa expressed his support for the re-election of Mr. Secretary. “I had the honour to receive President Wałęsa, a symbol of democracy and freedom in the world (…)” – wrote Mr. Almagro on Twitter after the meeting.