Subscribe Register Login

Thursday, July 31, 2014, 9:03 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

US, Germany vow cooperation despite espionage spat

By The Associated Press

This article was published July 13, 2014 at 10:04 a.m.

VIENNA — The United States and Germany are vowing to work closely together on global matters despite strains in their relationship linked to recent espionage accusations.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier delivered a joint statement on the sidelines of Iranian nuclear talks in Vienna.

They each stressed the vital importance of U.S.-German cooperation on global matters ranging from Irans nuclear program to violence in the Middle East.

Steinmeier acknowledged recent problems in their ties, without going into detail. Kerry emphasized the great friendship between the nations and their strategic partnership.

Relations have been rocked by numerous reports of U.S. spying in Germany, prompting a request for the CIA chief in Berlin to leave the country.

Comments on: US, Germany vow cooperation despite espionage spat

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Music teacher- elem

    Principal- Cossatot River School District is accepting appli...
    WICKES, AR

  • Production tech

    nicianReq # 15121Entergy Corporation, a Fortune 500 company,...
    MALVERN, AR

  • Outside sales

    outside sales:Local siding and window company Looking for ou...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Hr director

    HR Director needed for nonprofit. Responsible for all HR pro...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Heavy material controllers

    Ready? Set? go! we take industrial staffing seriously. mater...
    Little Rock, AR

Search 893 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online