Secretary Tillerson to Travel to London, Paris, Davos, and Warsaw

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses staff at U.S. Embassy London, United Kingdom on September 14, 2017.

STATEMENT BY HEATHER NAUERT, SPOKESPERSON/p>
January 18, 2018

Secretary Tillerson to Travel to London, Paris, Davos, and Warsaw

 

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to London, Paris, Warsaw, and Davos January 21-27.

On January 21, he will arrive in London, where he will meet with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and National Security Advisor Mark Sedwill to discuss our cooperation on issues of mutual concern around the world, including Iran, Syria, Libya, the DPRK and Ukraine.

While in Paris on January 23, he will meet with senior French officials to discuss global issues of mutual concern, including Syria, Iran, Lebanon, Libya, the DPRK, and Ukraine, in addition to other areas of bilateral interest.  He will also attend the launch of the International Partnership against Impunity for Use of Chemical Weapons.

The Secretary will then travel to Davos, Switzerland where from January 24-26 he will participate in the 2018 World Economic Forum. During the Forum, he will follow President Trump’s schedule of meetings.

Finally, the Secretary will travel to Warsaw on January 26, where he will meet with senior Polish officials to discuss a range of issues in the strong U.S.-Poland bilateral relationship, including global challenges, regional security, and economic prosperity.

 

Photo:  U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addressed staff at U.S. Embassy London, United Kingdom on September 14, 2017.