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Immediate Release

Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III's Call With Denmark's Minister of Defense Morten Bødskov

Attributed to Pentagon Press Secretary Brigadier General Patrick Ryder:

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III called Danish Minister for Defence Morten Bødskov today to discuss the recent Nord Stream pipeline explosions near the Danish island of Bornholm.  Secretary Austin offered his full support to Denmark as it begins to investigate the explosions. The United States remains committed to Baltic Sea Security and its longstanding Ally, Denmark. The leaders agreed to continue to work together as this situation develops.