May 26, 2024

Readout of President Joe Biden’s Meeting with Leo Varadkar, the Taoiseach of Ireland

Readout of President Joe Biden’s Meeting with Leo Varadkar, the Taoiseach of Ireland

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. met today with Leo Varadkar, the Taoiseach of Ireland, in Dublin. The leaders underscored the strong and historic connections between our governments and peoples, including the robust trade and investment links. They discussed U.S.-Irish cooperation on a range of global issues, including food security, the challenges posed by the People’s Republic of China, and our continued support for Ukraine. The leaders also marked the 25th anniversary of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement and reaffirmed their steadfast support for preserving and expanding its peace dividend.

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Official news published at https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2023/04/13/readout-of-president-joe-bidens-meeting-with-leo-varadkar-the-taoiseach-of-ireland/