Pentagon Spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby provided the following readout:
The secretary expressed appreciation for the strategic partnership between the United States and Kuwait and thanked the Amir for his nation’s ongoing support in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), specifically Kuwait’s willingness to host U.S. and coalition forces in support of military operations.
They also discussed their shared commitment to continue the two nations’ close security cooperation during Secretary Carter’s leadership of the department.
Release No: NR-062-15
February 23, 2015