Updated at 3:59 PM ET, Thu June 10, 2021
President Joe Biden is traveling to the UK, Belgium and Switzerland on his first international trip since taking office.
Biden will meet with several allies and partners and attend the Group of Seven summit hosted by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in Cornwall. He will also attend a NATO summit and a US-EU summit in Brussels.
The trip comes as Biden seeks to renew the United States’ commitment to its allies and partners abroad and underscores his own commitment to working with other countries to resolve global issues.
The president will also travel to Geneva, Switzerland, to hold a long-awaited summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.