U.S. Department of State
Office of the Spokesperson
For Immediate Release
March 5, 2019
The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino:
Today, Secretary Michael R. Pompeo and French Foreign Minister Le Drian discussed global efforts in the fight to defeat ISIS, especially in Iraq and Syria. Secretary Pompeo also noted France’s efforts to counter Iran-backed terrorist activity in Europe and the Middle East.