Tajikistan: High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell met with President Emomali Rahmon

12 Oct: Tajikistan: High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell met with President Emomali Rahmon

(Source: EEAS)

High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell met the President of Tajikistan, Emomali Rahmon in Brussels on Monday. The meeting provided an opportunity to advance EU-Tajikistan relations and to exchange views on recent dynamics in Central Asia including the repercussions of developments in Afghanistan.

They discussed upcoming milestones in EU-Tajikistan relations, including the launch of negotiations for an Enhanced Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (EPCA). High Representative confirmed the EU’s commitment to support Tajikistan in the fight against the COVID_19 pandemic, as well as on sustainable development and climate change.

On regional topics, both sides discussed developments in Afghanistan and to best …