The United States and Peru sign Memorandum of Understanding on the Exchange of Terrorist Screening Information

Lima, June 19, 2018 – The United States Ambassador to Peru, Krishna R. Urs, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Peru, Ambassador Néstor Popolizio, signed a memorandum of understanding today between the Government of the Republic of Peru and the Government of the United States on the exchange of terrorist screening Information.

The signing of this instrument strengthens efforts to prevent and combat international terrorism and enhances the capabilities of both countries by exchanging information on this subject, in compliance with the laws of both countries.

The memorandum of understanding represents a demonstration of the willingness of both governments to strengthen bilateral cooperation and work jointly to advance the security and well-being of both peoples.