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Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

Readout of President Obama's Calls with European Council President Van Rompuy and Mexican President Calderon

President Obama spoke separately today to European Council President Van Rompuy and Mexican President Felipe Calderon to discuss the economic situation in Europe as well as preparations for the June 18-19 G-20 Summit in Los Cabos, Mexico.  This continues the President’s close consultations with fellow Leaders about the global economy. President Van Rompuy agreed on the importance of steps to strengthen the resilience of the Eurozone and growth in Europe and globally.  President Calderon discussed the agenda of the Mexican Presidency of the G-20.  In both calls, Leaders agreed to work closely together toward a successful Los Cabos Summit.