US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland will travel to Turkey, Greece and Cyprus in the coming days.
According to a State Department statement, she has already started her European trip in France and will also visit Germany.
The full statement from the State Department follows:
Undersecretary for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland will travel from April 2 to 9 to France, Turkey, Greece, Cyprus and Germany to further strengthen our bilateral relationship, underscore our unified support for Ukraine and coordinate our response to the unprovoked war of the Russian Federation. In France, Under-Secretary Nuland will meet her French, German and British counterparts. She will then lead an inter-agency delegation to Turkey, Greece and Cyprus, to engage with government officials and civil society in discussions on regional security, economic issues and bilateral priorities. In Germany, Undersecretary Nuland will meet her G7 counterparts to discuss a full range of global issues and how to build back better after the pandemic.
Other senior members of the interagency delegation are Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs Ilan Goldenberg and Deputy Assistant Secretary Erika Olson. Assistant Assistant Secretaries Karen Sasahara and Jennifer Gavito will accompany the delegation to Turkey.