WASHINGTON, June 27 (Xinhua) -- The White House said on Wednesday that Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will visit Washington and meet President Donald Trump on July 30.
During Conte's visit, Washington and Rome will look to deepen cooperation in addressing global conflicts and promote economic prosperity on both sides of the Atlantic, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement released on Wednesday night.
The two leaders will hold a private conversation, followed by an expanded bilateral meeting.
Sanders said Trump and Conte will recognize the historical and cultural ties that underpin their bilateral relationship.
Conte was sworn in as Italy's new prime minister on June 1.