Central Asia: Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell to the press

25 Nov: Central Asia: Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell to the press

(Source: EEAS)

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Good morning and thank all of you to be here in this final press point, after an intense and profitable visit to the region, which has combined meetings with all countries in the region in the framework of the Ministerial Meeting with Central Asia and [a] bilateral visit to the host country.

Allow me to try to debrief about what we have been doing here since Monday and how we have been reinforcing our relationship with Central Asia, our cooperation between the European Union and Central Asia. We call it Central Asia, but it is more than central to Asia, [it] is becoming central to the world because this region is becoming strategically important and for us [it is] an important partner. And we …