EU-Central Asia Ministerial Meeting: Press remarks by High Representative Josep Borrell

23 Nov: EU-Central Asia Ministerial Meeting: Press remarks by High Representative Josep Borrell

(Source: EEAS)

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We just had a very good meeting with the Foreign Ministers of the five Central Asian countries. I thank Tajikistan for hosting this 17th edition of the European Union-Central Asia Ministerial Meeting. This is an important forum. It makes us confirm the relevance of our partnership, to explore opportunities to stepping up our cooperation and discuss how best to tackle together our shared challenges. In the times we are living there are many and everyday more. The European Union came to the meeting with a strong delegation. Together with my colleague, the Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, that will also have some comments at the end of my intervention about our bilateral cooperation and …