Statement By Press Secretary Marsha Catron On Deputy Secretary Mayorkas’ Upcoming Trip To Israel And Sweden

On July 14-16, Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas will travel to Israel. He will meet with his counterparts in the Israeli government to discuss a range of homeland security-related issues including cybersecurity, law enforcement cooperation, immigration, and aviation security. On July 16, Deputy Secretary Mayorkas will participate in a signing ceremony in Tel Aviv to promote cooperation on cybersecurity with Israel and joint cyber research and development. On July 17-18, Deputy Secretary Mayorkas will travel to Stockholm to meet with Swedish counterparts to discuss expanding Preclearance operations to Stockholm Arlanda Airport as well as the importance of working together to strengthen our security cooperation while facilitating lawful trade and travel.

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