Friday 19 June 2020 – 19:08
Mattarella receives US ambassador: friendship and common values
“Together to foster recovery and international security”
Rome, June 19 (askanews) – The President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella, today received the Ambassador of the United States of America, Lewis Michael Eisenberg, at the Quirinale.
“It was an opportunity – reads a note from the Quirinale – to renew closeness and solidarity with the friend of the American people hard hit by the pandemic and reaffirm, a few days after the celebrations for July 4th, feelings of sincere friendship and convinced adherence to the common ‘field’ of the values of freedom, peace and democracy that have always characterized the historic link between Washington and Rome “.
At the center of the talks was also the strengthening of bilateral relations to foster economic recovery and guarantee greater international security in the increasingly widespread theaters of crisis.