Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with NATO Deputy Secretary General Geoană

04/20/2022 12:12 PM EDT

Office of the Spokesperson

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman met today in Brussels with NATO Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană.  Deputy Secretary Sherman shared U.S. priorities for the revision of NATO’s Strategic Concept, which will ensure that NATO remains ready to respond to the rapidly evolving 21st century security landscape.  The Deputy Secretary also discussed NATO’s ongoing efforts to strengthen its defenses against Russian aggression, as well as U.S. efforts to support Ukraine’s ability to defend itself against Russia’s brutal and unprovoked invasion.