Casey Leads Delegation to Brussels Policy Forum; Will Meet with IAEA Officials on Nuclear Security

WASHINGTON, DC-This weekend, U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) is leading a congressional delegation to Brussels, Belgium to participate in a foreign policy forum.  Senator Casey is co-chairing the delegation with Senator George Voinovich (R-OH).  The forum will feature government officials from Europe, Russia, the Middle East and Asia as well as other members of the U.S. Senate and House.

“As the Chairman of the Middle East and South Asia subcommittee and a member of the European Affairs subcommittee of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, I am honored to lead this delegation with Senator Voinovich,” said Senator Casey.  “We face many global economic and foreign policy issues that have a direct relationship to U.S. security.  I look forward to discussing these issues with the political, diplomatic and business leaders at the Brussels Forum.”

Senator Casey will deliver remarks at the forum and will be featured in panel discussions on global food security and the “Rise of a Nuclear Iran.” 

Following the Brussels Forum, Senator Casey will travel to Vienna, Austria to discuss nuclear security issues with top officials at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).