House Speaker Paul Ryan is leading a bipartisan delegation of lawmakers to visit Europe next week, with stops in the United Kington, Norway, Poland and Estonia.
Ryan, in a statement, said the group will meet with government officials and military leaders "to review and discuss evolving security threats facing Europe as well as opportunities for greater economic cooperation."
While in the U.K., Ryan, R-Wis., will deliver a speech and answer questions at a press conference that will be livestreamed on Facebook.
The speech will focus on "the critical role that the United States and United Kingdom play in promoting regional and global stability, new opportunities for trade and economic partnerships, and the enduring importance of the special relationship between our two counties, particularly following" the U.K. vote to exit the European Union.
Seven lawmakers are traveling with Ryan: House Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry, R-Texas; Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas; and Reps. Ron Kind, D-Wis., Gregory Meeks, D-N.Y., Martha Roby, R-Al., Don Bacon, R-Neb., and Brian Mast, R-Fla.