The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:
Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman met today with Austrian Secretary General for Foreign Affairs Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal in Washington, DC. They discussed the need for continuing support for Ukraine in the face of Russia’s illegal war of aggression. They also spoke about the importance of promoting security to ensure lasting peace and prosperity in the Western Balkans region. The Deputy Secretary and Secretary General discussed ways in which the United States and Austria can partner to promote shared values and prosperity.