Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met today with Sweden’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Ann Linde on the margins of the Arctic Council Ministerial. They discussed the importance of cooperating to advance shared priorities and objectives in the Arctic, including mitigating the impacts of climate change. Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Linde also discussed the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, mutual concerns over Russia’s actions in and around Ukraine, the need to find a long-term political settlement to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, and Sweden’s strong commitment to defending OSCE principles, among other issues.
Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following statement: Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce and Italian Ambassador to the United States Armando Varricchio signed today a bilateral […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:? Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to discuss Transatlantic cooperation, the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean, and […]
Washingtion, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke by phone with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kuleba today. The Secretary emphasized strong bipartisan support for Ukraine and the […]