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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Joint Press Statement by U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland and European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders

During their introductory conversation, the leaders emphasized their shared commitment to strengthening transatlantic cooperation on law enforcement matters and addressing common threats, including those posed by international terrorism. Attorney General Garland and Commissioner Reynders also discussed the importance of access to justice, ensuring resilient justice systems for the post-pandemic economic recovery, upholding the rule of law, and protecting citizens’ rights.

Updated May 26, 2021