Secretary Pompeo's Travel to Mexico

Press Statement
Heather Nauert
Department Spokesperson
Washington, DC
July 10, 2018


Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Mexico City, Mexico, July 13, to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, Foreign Secretary Videgaray, and President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.

Secretary Pompeo will reaffirm the U.S. partnership with Mexico to combat transnational criminal organizations and the opioid epidemic. He will also discuss efforts to enhance trade, curb irregular migration, and manage our shared border.

The Secretary will discuss continued U.S.-Mexico cooperation with the Pena Nieto administration throughout the transition. The United States looks forward to working closely with President-elect Lopez Obrador to continue strengthening the U.S.-Mexico relationship after the new administration takes office on December 1.