Jun 05, 2023

Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen Meets Joe Biden at White House

On June 5, Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen met with President Joe Biden at the White House to underscore the deep and enduring ties between the governments and people of the United States and Denmark.

The leaders discussed the unwavering support for Ukraine as it defends itself against Russia’s brutal war of aggression. President Biden welcomed Denmark’s provision of significant security assistance to Ukraine and its leadership in training Ukrainian pilots. They discussed their efforts as NATO Allies and close partners to strengthen transatlantic security, which will be further enhanced by the conclusion of a bilateral Defense Cooperation Agreement. They also talked about their shared work to bolster economic prosperity, increase energy security, and address the impacts of climate change.

Original statement from the White House can be read here.