United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
September 19, 2022
Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with Foreign Minister Ian Borg of Malta
The below is attributable to U.S. Mission to the United Nations Spokesperson Nate Evans:
Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Representative to the United Nations, met today in New York with Malta’s Minister for Foreign and European Affairs and Trade Ian Borg. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield and Minister Borg discussed shared priorities for Malta’s upcoming term on the UN Security Council. The two leaders also affirmed the importance of defending the UN Charter and the principles of sovereignty and territorial integrity in the face of Russia’s unprovoked attack on Ukraine.
Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield and Minister Borg acknowledged the strong bilateral relationship between the United States and Malta and pledged to strengthen it through cooperation in the Security Council and other multilateral venues.