04/15/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/15/2019 12:10
April 15, 2019
WASHINGTON--Joint Staff Spokesperson Col. Patrick S. Ryder provided the following readout:
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr. met today with Croatian Chief of Defense Gen. Mirko Sundov.
Gen. Dunford thanked Gen. Sundov for Croatia's leadership in Southeast Europe and for their support to the Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan. The two leaders also discussed mutual items of interest, including both bilateral and NATO-related activities.
Croatia is a vital NATO ally and the United States and Croatia enjoy a strong and strategic relationship.