The United States from June 6-10 will host the ninth Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, where leaders from around the hemisphere will gather to discuss an array of issues, APA reports citing Sputnik.
The focus of the summit will be on developing a sustainable, resilient, and equitable future for the Western hemisphere, the US State Department said. The summit will be the first hosted by the US since the inaugural meeting in Miami in 1994.
The summit will address challenges including economic prosperity, climate change, migration and the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the White House. US President Joe Biden will attend the event on 8 June alongside Vice President Kamala Harris, the White House added.