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Joe Biden and Pedro Sánchez have had a 20-minute telephone conversation, at the initiative of the US president, on the occasion of the tour of Europe that he is going to make to attend the G7 Summit and the NATO Summit that will take place in Madrid.

According to Moncloa sources, Biden has transferred the President of the Government of Spain his appreciation for the efforts to organize that summitdated for June 29 and 30, at a time as emblematic as the current one, with the war in Ukraine and Russian aggression at the core of international politics.

During the conversation, has valued the attitude of the Spanish Executive in search of results that serve to value and defend the democratic values ​​shared by both countries. Sánchez, on Twitter, has assured that it is “a historic event in which the Alliance will strengthen its unity and cohesion, in defense of democracy and freedom”.

[Sánchez se reúne con Stoltenberg para preparar la cumbre de la OTAN de junio en Madrid]

Sánchez has reported on social networks about that conversation between the two leaders a week after the start of that appointment in Madrid in which Alliance partners will approve a new strategic concept. They will deal with, among other issues, the situation of the war in Ukraine and the applications for NATO membership by Sweden and Finland.

The summit will be his first visit to Spain since he assumed the US presidency.

Spain has set as one of the great objectives of the NATO summit in Madrid that the organization looks to the “southern flank”. And that it helps manage dangers such as institutional and political fragility, drug, arms and human trafficking, and the increase in jihadism, although analysts see it as difficult for this request to be accepted in the Alliance’s new security strategy.

[Sánchez se reúne con Stoltenberg para preparar la cumbre de la OTAN de junio en Madrid]

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