Summary

  • Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo traveled to London, U.K., and Copenhagen, Denmark, July 20 to July 22.

  • While in London, Secretary Pompeo met with Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to discuss global priorities, including the COVID-19 economic recovery plans, issues related to the People’s Republic of China (P.R.C.) and Hong Kong, and the U.S.-U.K. Free Trade Agreement negotiations.

  • In Copenhagen on July 22, Secretary Pompeo met with Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen to discuss the pandemic, the P.R.C., and other matters. The Secretary also met with Danish Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeppe Kofod, Faroese Minister of Foreign Affairs and Education Jenis av Rana, and Greenlandic Minister of Foreign Affairs and Energy Steen Lynge to discuss opportunities for closer cooperation between the United States and the Kingdom of Denmark in key areas of mutual concern.

U.S. Department of State

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