Secretary Pompeo Reaffirms U.S. Dedication to ASEAN and Regional Allies

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stands with the foreign ministers of the Philippines, South Korea, Russia, Vietnam and Singapore Aug. 4 at the ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting. (AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim)

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo traveled to Singapore August 3-4 to participate in the annual ASEAN-centered ministerial meetings in support of the United States’ vision of a free and open Indo-Pacific. On the margins of the ASEAN Ministerial meetings, the Secretary also held bilateral meetings, including with Japan’s Foreign Minister Taro Kono.