Subcommittee Hearing

Western Balkans: Supporting Peace and Prosperity

Subcommittee on Europe and Regional Security Cooperation Date: Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Time: 10:00 AM Location: SD-G50 and Videoconference Presiding: Senator Shaheen
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For this hearing, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will follow guidelines developed in consultation with the Office of the Attending Physician (OAP), the Senate Sergeant at Arms, and the Senate Rules Committee to protect the health of members,witnesses, staff, and the public. This includes maintaining six-foot social distance spacing in the hearing room.

Accordingly, press seating is limited. All media must RSVP to your respective gallery to reserve a seat, and only Hill-credentialed media will be permitted to attend.

Per CDC guidelines, press should wear a mask. Masks and other PPE, as well as sanitation supplies, will be available at the entrance to the hearing room.

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are currently not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, other in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this hearing.


  1. Mr. Gabriel Escobar
    Special Representative for the Western Balkans Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs
    U.S. Department of State
    Washington , D.C.
  2. Ms. Lisa Magno
    Deputy Assistant Administrator for the Bureau for Europe and Eurasia
    U.S. Agency for International Development
    Washington , D.C.