QUESTION: So the fact that nine countries are not here, is that challenging or questioning U.S. leadership in the hemisphere?
SECRETARY BLINKEN: Well, first, actually, those countries are here. For example, Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua – I met with representatives from all three countries from civil society, also human rights activists and defenders. I would argue that they’re as – and probably more representative of their respective peoples than the governments or regimes in place. So they’re fully here, they’re a vibrant presence at the summit, and that’s important.
Mientras tanto el gobierno de Mexico invita al susurrante mas ignorado de la historia: