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Riding to Recovery

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Wounded Warriors from around the country are finishing up riding their bicycles more than 30 miles through Virginia and Maryland during the Wounded Warrior Project’s annual “Soldier Ride.” Many participants met with President Donald J. Trump in the White House. …

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U.S.-Japan Security Consultative Committee 2019 Fact Sheet

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Fact Sheet

Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC

April 19, 2019

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan, Foreign Minister Taro Kono, and Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya met in Washington, DC on April 19, 2019. Building upon their joint statement, the Ministers discussed the following shared priorities and initiatives through which the people of the United…

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Remarks With Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, and Japanese Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya at a Joint Press Availability for the U.S.-Japan 2+2 Ministerial

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Press Availability

Michael R. Pompeo

Secretary of State

Ben Franklin Room

Washington, DC

April 19, 2019

SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone. I want to first thank Foreign Minister Kono and Defense Minister Iwaya for coming to Washington for this critical meeting between close allies. I want to thank also, of course, Acting Secretary Shanahan for his participation, although he didn’t…

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