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All correspondence between FM and US Presidents 2014-2016: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/17/01883
Date received: 4 August 2017
Date responded: 5 September 2017

Information requested

  1. All correspondence between First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and the President of the United States of America Donald Trump since November 2016.

  2. All correspondence between First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and the President of the United States Barack Obama between November 2014 and November 2016.

  3. Any minutes of meetings between the First Minister/the First Minister's office and both Presidents/both Presidential offices during that timeframe.

Response

With regards to 1) and 2), please see the pdf attachments. As for part 3) of your request please see below.

Reasons for not providing information

This is a formal notice under section 17(1) of FOISA that the Scottish Government does not have the information you have requested.

The Scottish Government does not have the information you have asked for because there were no meetings which took place within the scope of your Freedom of Information request.

About FOI

The Scottish Government is committed to publishing all information released in response to Freedom of Information requests. View all FOI responses at http://www.gov.scot/foi-responses

Contact

Please quote the FOI reference

Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG

Published:
8 Sep 2017
All correspondence between FM and US Presidents 2014-2016: FOI release