Department of State
Office of the Spokesperson
For Immediate Release
June 2, 2020
The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian to discuss steps to reduce violence and advance a negotiated political solution to end the conflict in Libya. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Le Drian also discussed ways the United States and France will cooperate to strengthen the Transatlantic relationship and solidarity at NATO, the need to support security and stability in the Sahel, and the importance of coordinating efforts at the United Nations on issues confronting global security and public health.