UNITED NATIONS, June 25 Argentina's economy
minister Axel Kicillof said on Wednesday he did not and would
not meet with holdout creditors seeking payment on bonds
Argentina defaulted on in 2001-2002 during his current trip to
"I held a meeting with our lawyers," Kicillof said during a
press conference that followed a presentation to members of the
Group of 77 plus China meeting at the U.N. in New York.
"We have not met with representatives of the (U.S.) court or
with those that filed this claim," he said, referring to the
He later added he wouldn't be meeting holdouts or their
representatives for the duration of his trip.
(Reporting by Daniel Bases; Editing by Eric Walsh)