June 21, 2024

Statement from White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on the Visit of Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni of Italy

Statement from White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on the Visit of Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni of Italy

President Biden will welcome Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni of Italy to the White House on July 27 to reaffirm the strong relationship between the United States and Italy.  They will discuss our common strategic interests, including our shared commitment to continue supporting Ukraine in the face of Russia’s aggression, developments in North Africa, and closer transatlantic coordination regarding the People’s Republic of China.  They will also discuss Italy’s upcoming presidency of the G7 in 2024.

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Official news published at https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2023/07/12/statement-from-white-house-press-secretary-karine-jean-pierre-on-the-visit-of-prime-minister-giorgia-meloni-of-italy/