Secretary Michael R. Pompeo’s Meeting with Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha 

Office of the Spokesperson
January 14, 2020

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: ‎

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Kang in Silicon Valley, California.  Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Kang reaffirmed continued close U.S.-ROK coordination on North Korea.  The Secretary and Foreign Minister Kang praised the enduring strength of the U.S.-ROK Alliance and reiterated their commitment to cooperation across the U.S. Indo-Pacific Strategy and the ROK New Southern Policy.  They also discussed the importance of U.S.-ROK-Japan trilateral cooperation and pledged to continue to work closely together on an array of regional and global issues.