Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry

Office of the Spokesperson

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Shoukry discussed the importance of continued collaboration on key regional issues and bilateral COVID-19 assistance. The Secretary emphasized that detained U.S. citizens be kept safe and provided consular access during the COVID-19 pandemic.