Press Statement
Heather Nauert
Department Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 16, 2018


The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Ankara, Turkey on October 17, 2018.

In Ankara, the Secretary will meet with Turkish Foreign Minister Cavusoglu to welcome the decision to release Pastor Andrew Brunson and to discuss other issues of bilateral importance. The Secretary will also discuss the Jamal Khashoggi case and reiterate the U.S. offer to assist Turkey in its investigation.

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