Press Briefing: Macron and Merkel Visit Washington

April 20, 2018 • 9:00 – 10:00 am EDT

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The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted a press briefing ahead of the upcoming state visits by French President Emmanuel Macron (Tuesday, April 24) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Friday, April 27) with President Donald Trump in Washington, DC.

Among the issues addressed:

  • The future of the Iran nuclear deal
  • Major transatlantic security concerns (primarily Ukraine and Syria)
  • The current state of transatlantic trade


Heather A. Conley