U.S. Department of State

06/21/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/21/2024 17:46

Secretary Blinken’s Call with Mexico’s Foreign Secretary-designate Juan Ramón de la Fuente

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Matthew Miller:

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Mexico's Foreign Secretary-designate Juan Ramón de la Fuente today to congratulate him on his appointment. Secretary Blinken reaffirmed the importance of the U.S.-Mexico relationship and our commitment to work closely with President-elect Sheinbaum's administration as equal partners to advance the values and interests of both our countries. The Secretary and Foreign Secretary-designate de la Fuente discussed our enduring partnership across the full spectrum of shared interests, including irregular migration, the threat of fentanyl, economic prosperity, climate change, and renewable energy.