THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
STATEMENT BY THE PRESS SECRETARY
At the invitation of President Clinton, President Stjepan Mesic and Prime Minister Ivica Racan of the Republic of Croatia will travel to Washington for a Working Visit on August 9. President Mesic and Prime Minister Racan will meet with the President and other senior Administration officials to discuss a broad range of bilateral and regional issues. We see this visit as an important step in strengthening the growing cooperation between the United States and the Republic of Croatia in the wake of that country's democratic transition.