June 22, 2024

Statement from Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on President Biden’s Travel to G7 and Quad

Statement from Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on President Biden’s Travel to G7 and Quad

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. will attend the G7 Leaders’ Summit in Hiroshima, Japan on May 19-21. The President and G7 leaders will discuss a range of the most pressing global issues, including the G7’s unwavering support for Ukraine, addressing the dual food and climate crises, securing inclusive and resilient economic growth, and continuing to lead a clean energy transition at home and for our partners around the world. On May 24, President Biden will attend the third in-person Quad Leaders’ Summit in Sydney, Australia, with Prime Minister Kishida Fumio of Japan, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India, hosted by Prime Minister Anthony Albanese of Australia. The Quad leaders will discuss how they can deepen their cooperation on critical and emerging technologies, high-quality infrastructure, global health, climate change, maritime domain awareness, and other issues that matter to the people of the Indo-Pacific.

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Official news published at https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2023/04/25/statement-from-press-secretary-karine-jean-pierre-on-president-bidens-travel-to-g7-and-quad/