U.S. Department of State
Office of the Spokesperson
October 18, 2019
The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem. The Secretary and the Prime Minister reaffirmed the strength and importance of the U.S.-Israel bilateral relationship. The Secretary and Prime Minister Netanyahu discussed regional security and the announcement of an immediate ceasefire in northeast Syria.