U.S. Department of State
US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken met with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell. The talks took place in Washington.
As a result of the US-EU summit, it was decided to launch a format of high-level consultations to coordinate the policy of the parties in the Russian direction. It is noted that Borrell and Blinken are looking forward to the start of a high-level dialogue. The State Department also noted that this meeting will take place before a similar dialogue between the US and the EU on China, which is scheduled for the end of 2021.
The parties discussed their common concern about rising energy prices and their impact on the global economic recovery. Borrell and Blinkent also agreed to hold a US-EU Energy Council ministerial meeting in early 2022.