Secretary Pompeo Attends NATO Summit, Co-Hosts Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Meeting in Brussels

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U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo participates in a press conference with U.S. President Donald J. Trump during the NATO Foreign Ministerial in Brussels, Belgium on July 12, 2018.
U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo participates in a press conference with U.S. President Donald J. Trump during the NATO Foreign Ministerial in Brussels, Belgium on July 12, 2018.

Secretary Pompeo Attends NATO Summit, Co-Hosts Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Meeting in Brussels

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo traveled to Brussels, July 10-12, accompanying the President to the NATO Summit. During the Summit, Allies discussed increased defense spending and burden sharing, enhanced deterrence and defense, and NATO’s strengthened efforts to fight terrorism. Here are some moments from the President and Secretary’s participation in the NATO Summit:

While in Brussels, the Secretary also participated in the U.S.-EU Energy Council and co-hosted a meeting of Foreign Ministers of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS with NATO. Secretary Pompeo reaffirmed support for the Syrian political process and discussed addressing Iran’s influence, defeating ISIS, and deterring chemical weapons use.

Read more about the Secretary's trip on state.gov, visit the Department's Flickr account for photos from his travel, and follow @SecPompeo@StateDeptSpox, and @StateDept on Twitter for updates.