Europe and Eurasia: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok


Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC

September 3, 2018

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok about the August 31 attack in Amsterdam Central Station that injured two U.S. citizens. The Secretary expressed appreciation for the quick response of Dutch law enforcement to the attack and assistance given to the victims and their families. Dutch and U.S. law enforcement are cooperating in the investigation, and the Secretary and Foreign Minister reiterated their commitment to stand together in our common fight against terrorism in all forms.