Washington. US Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke by phone today with Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan.
The two discussed the upcoming U.S.-ASEAN and East Asia Summits in Singapore in November as mentioned in press statement released by US Department of State.
Both sides looked forward to Vice President Pence’s travel to the region.
They also discussed ASEAN’s central role in the Indo-Pacific Strategy and opportunities for further enhancing bilateral and regional cooperation as stated in press statement.