United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
November 9, 2023
Readout of Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with President David Adeang of Nauru in Rarotonga, Cook Islands
The following is attributable to U.S. Mission to the United Nations Spokesperson Nate Evans:
Today, Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Representative to the United Nations, met with President David Adeang of the Republic of Nauru on the sidelines of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) summit in Rarotonga, Cook Islands.
Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield congratulated President Adeang on his election and reaffirmed the United States’ commitment to our advancing our relationship with Nauru and the region. They discussed opportunities for areas of further bilateral and multilateral cooperation, including on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), climate crisis, regional maritime security, and other shared priorities.