US-Germany Strategic Dialogue Address Mideast Crises, Boosting Cooperation - State Dept.
WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 16th March, 2019) The US and German governments identified the enhancing of their strategic cooperation and addressing the crises in the middle East as key priorities within the framework of the US-Germany Strategic Dialogue, the US Department of State said in a press release.
"[The delegations] identified key priorities for addressing threats to transatlantic security, crises in the Middle East, and strengthening US-German strategic cooperation in the years ahead amid reemerging great power competition," the release said on Friday.
US-Germany Strategic Dialogue, which took place in Washington, DC earlier on Friday, was co-chaired by US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale and German State Secretary Andreas Michaelis.
Both sides reaffirmed their commitment to strengthening bilateral cooperation, the release said.