Remarks With Dutch Foreign Minister Stephanus Blok Before Their Meeting
Secretary of State
FOREIGN MINISTER BLOK: Thank you.
SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you. Good to see you.
FOREIGN MINISTER BLOK: It’s a pleasure to be here. As you no doubt know, the Netherlands was the first country to recognize newly independent United States.
SECRETARY POMPEO: Yeah, a couple years ago. (Laughter.)
FOREIGN MINISTER BLOK: Well, and I can tell you we never regret it.
SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you, sir. Thank you. Good afternoon.
QUESTION: Mr. Secretary, are you confident the North Korea summit’s still happening?
SECRETARY POMPEO: Thanks, thanks for coming.