Pompeo praises Denmark as Washington ally after Trump canceled official visit
22 August 2019 02:54 PM
From: Sally Ismail
Direct: praised US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , Denmark as an ally collaborator, in the wake of a telephone call with his Alnmarkiy.
Pompeo held a telephone conversation with Danish Foreign Minister Jeppe Kovod on Wednesday to discuss the cancellation of President Donald Trump's official visit to the country.
US State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagos said Thursday that Bambio appreciated cooperation with Denmark as one of the US allies and contributed to addressing common global security priorities.
The two foreign ministers also discussed strengthening cooperation with Denmark - including Greenland Island - in the Arctic.
On the other hand, the Danish minister wrote in a tweet through his personal account on the site "Twitter" that the conversation was frank and constructive and stressed the strong links between the two countries.
He noted that both countries are close friends and allies with a long history of active participation around the world.
He said he agreed with his US counterpart to stay in touch to pursue a full range of issues of common concern.