Summary

  • Secretary Pompeo traveled to Brussels, Belgium, and Sochi, Russia, from May 12-14.

  • Secretary Pompeo stopped in Brussels, Belgium, on his way to Sochi, Russia, from May 13-14. In Belgium, he met with European allies to discuss recent threatening actions and statements by the Islamic Republic of Iran. Secretary Pompeo continues to coordinate closely with our allies and partners to ensure the security of our mutual interests in the Middle East and around the world.

  • Secretary Pompeo traveled to Sochi, Russia, on May 14 to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and President Vladimir Putin to discuss the full range of bilateral and multilateral challenges.

U.S. Department of State

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