Ministerial To Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

Date: 02/13/2019 Description: Ministerial To Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East - State Dept ImageThe “Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East,” held jointly by the United States and Poland, took place in Warsaw, Poland on February 13-14.

This Ministerial was an opportunity for countries to share their perspectives both from within and outside the region. This included a conversation on current regional crises as well as international efforts to address them. During the Ministerial, participants also discussed the following topics:

  • Regional crises and their effects on civilians in the Middle East;
  • Missile development and proliferation;
  • Cyber security and emerging threats to the energy sector; and
  • Countering extremism and illicit finance.

Countries came together to prioritize these regional challenges, share information, and discuss how we can cooperate more effectively to address them. There was a press briefing held at the conclusion of the Ministerial to summarize the event’s discussions as well as present a joint statement by the Ministerial co-chairs – the United States and Poland.

Releases

02/14/19 Co-chairs' Statement on the Ministerial To Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/14/19 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Yemeni Foreign Minister Khaled Al Yamani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/14/19 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Austrian Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/14/19 Yemen Quad Meeting in Warsaw; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/19 Details on the "Ministerial To Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East"; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/11/19 Joint Statement on the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

Remarks

02/14/19 Remarks at the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Warsaw, Poland
02/14/19 Interview With Bret Baier of Fox News;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Sheraton Hotel; Warsaw, Poland
02/14/19  Remarks by Vice President Pence at the Warsaw Ministerial Working Luncheon
02/14/19 Press Availability With Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Warsaw, Poland
02/14/19 Remarks With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Warsaw, Poland
02/14/19 Interview With Michel Ghandour of Al Hurra;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Sheraton Hotel; Warsaw, Poland
02/14/19 Interview With Niusha Boghrati of Radio Farda;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Sheraton Hotel; Warsaw, Poland
02/13/19 Interview With Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Sheraton Hotel; Warsaw, Poland
02/13/19 Interview With Roxana Saberi of CBS News;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Sheraton Warsaw Hotel; Warsaw, Poland
02/13/19 Interview With Jan Mikruta of Polsat;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Sheraton Hotel; Warsaw, Poland
02/13/19  Remarks by Vice President Pence and President Duda of Poland in Joint Press Statement

Fact Sheets

02/13/19 The Ministerial To Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

SECRETARY'S SCHEDULE

02/14/19  Public Schedule: February 14, 2019
02/13/19  Public Schedule: February 13, 2019