The below is attributable to Spokesperson Matthew Miller:
Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman spoke today with French Foreign Ministry Secretary General Anne-Marie Descôtes. The Deputy Secretary and the Secretary General reaffirmed their support for Ukraine in response to Russia’s unprovoked and brutal war. They also discussed the importance of preserving peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait. Deputy Secretary Sherman and Secretary General Descôtes highlighted their commitment to advancing peace and reconciliation efforts in the South Caucasus. They also discussed ways to promote security and stability in Africa.