Readout of the President’s Call with President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski of Peru

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

President Donald J. Trump spoke today with President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski of Peru to reinforce the strong bilateral ties that exist between the United States and Peru.  The two leaders agreed on the importance of building a foundation for robust economic growth in both countries. President Trump expressed concerns about developments in Venezuela, including that country’s humanitarian situation, and the two leaders discussed the need to promote democratic governance throughout the Western Hemisphere.  President Trump and President Kuczynski look forward to meeting with each other in the near future.