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Australia - Meeting between Laurent Fabius and his counterpart (Paris, April 21, 2015)

This meeting falls within the framework of the French-Australian strategic partnership signed in January 2012. This framework provides for high-level consultations to strengthen our cooperation in all areas and to promote the integration of French Pacific territories into their regional environment.

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Political relations

France enjoys excellent political relations with Australia, founded on commonly held views on most subjects. These relations are now formally enshrined in a strategic partnership between the two countries, signed in January 2012, that paves the way for closer bilateral dialogue in a number of areas, including the political, defence, economic and cultural fields. France’s presence in Oceania (the three Overseas territories of New Caledonia, French Polynesia and Wallis & Futuna) is seen as a major factor contributing to stability in the region.

Updated on 14.01.13



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