Didier Reynders responds to the United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s appointment of John Kerry

date: 29 January 2013

It was with great pleasure that Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders learned that the appointment of John Kerry as Secretary of State was unanimously approved by the United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee. This appointment was quickly approved by a vote across the Senate.

Didier Reynders would like to congratulate his new colleague straight away. He is convinced that this appointment will herald in a new phase in the friendly relationship between Belgium and the United States. He is also looking forward to welcoming John Kerry to Brussels soon.