State Department News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with European Commission President-Elect Ursula von der Leyen

Washington DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement:

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:‎

Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met with European Commission President-Elect Ursula van der Leyen today in Brussels and congratulated her on her election.  They re-affirmed that a strong U.S.-EU partnership is critical to prosperity on both sides of the Atlantic and around the world.  The two expressed a shared commitment to working together on a broad range of global issues.