U.S Department of State
Office of the Spokesperson
January 19, 2020
The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in Berlin to discuss Libya, Syria, and a range of bilateral issues. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Cavusoglu agreed on the urgent need for a lasting ceasefire and a return to a UN-facilitated political process. The Secretary expressed concern about foreign military involvement in the conflict.