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High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini hosts US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Brussels for bilateral meeting

Bruxelles, 12/07/2018 - 18:38, UNIQUE ID: 180712_12
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Today in Brussels, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, met with the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo. The meeting was an opportunity for the two to discuss a number of common pressing foreign and security issues.

They discussed the ongoing work for the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, the situation in Ukraine, the prospects for peace in Afghanistan, the conflict in Syria, the recent developments in Iraq, the support to the G5 Sahel countries and the EU's continued commitment to the Iran nuclear deal.

Their bilateral meeting was followed by the 8th EU-US Energy Council, which was co-chaired by High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini, Commission Vice-President Šefčovič, Commissioner Arias Cañete, Secretary of State Pompeo and Secretary of Energy Perry.

For more information:

EU Delegation to the United States of America website

EU-Democratic People's Republic of Korea factsheet

EU-Ukraine relations factsheet

EU-Afghanistan relations factsheet

Supporting the Future of Syria and the region – Brussels conference website

EEAS Task Force Iran website

EU-Sahel Partnership factsheet

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