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22/06/2012: US Attorney Alicia Limtiaco Makes Courtesy Visit to Philippine Consul General Bayani V. Mangibin

US Attorney Alicia Limtiaco Makes Courtesy Visit to Philippine Consul General Bayani V. Mangibin

 

 

The United States Attorney for Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Hon. Alicia A.G. Limtiaco (2nd from right), paid a courtesy visit to Philippine Consul General to Guam, Hon. Bayani V. Mangibin (center), on Friday, 22 June 2012.

US Attorney Limtiaco discussed with Consul General Mangibin the various programs and areas of concern of the US Attorney's Office (USAO), which includes criminal and civil prosecution, national security issues, human trafficking and cyber crimes, among others.  She also emphasized the USAO's efforts to reach out to the various stakeholders in the community and expressed appreciation for the Consulate General's continued support and participation in the USAO's outreach activities.

 

Consul General Mangibin for his part thanked US Attorney Limtiaco for taking the time to visit the Consulate General and for truly reaching out to the community, including the members of the consular corps on island.  He likewise mentioned that one of the priorities of the Consulate General is also to reach out and empower the community by providing much needed information to them.  He also expressed anticipation of a closer working relationship with the USAO towards the latter part of the year as the Consulate General in Guam assumes consular jurisdiction over the CNMI upon the closure of the Philippine Consulate General in Saipan.

 

US Attorney Limtiaco was accompanied by USAO National Security Specialist Joseph C. Quitano (extreme right), while Consul General Mangibin was joined by Consul Edgar Tomas Auxilian (2nd from left) and Vice Consul Maria Paz Cortes (extreme left).END