Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with Bahamas Foreign Minister Henfield
OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON
JULY 19, 2019
The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Bahamas Foreign Minister Darren Henfield in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The two discussed bilateral security cooperation through Operation Bahamas, Turks & Caicos and the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative, and the Secretary expressed appreciation for the role The Bahamas has played in making the Caribbean safer. The Secretary also thanked the Foreign Minister for the strong leadership of The Bahamas in preserving democracy in the region, particularly in Venezuela and Nicaragua.