Pentagon Press Secretary Brig. Gen. Pat Ryder provided the following readout:
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III spoke today with his counterpart from the Kingdom of Denmark, Acting Minister of Defence Troels Lund Poulsen, regarding support to Ukraine and on-going bilateral defense cooperation with the Kingdom of Denmark. Secretary Austin thanked Minister Poulsen for Denmark’s on-going support to Ukraine and for its continuing efforts to develop solutions that support the defense of Ukraine. Secretary Austin also highlighted bilateral cooperation in the Arctic and on other key areas. Minister Poulsen noted he looks forward to working closely with the United States on future initiatives in support of Ukraine.