Laurent Fabius’s participation in the meeting of the foreign ministers of the EU Mediterranean states (Alicante, April 16, 2014)
Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, traveled to Alicante for a meeting of the “Mediterranean Group” at the invitation of José Manuel Garcia Margallo, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Spain. The Cypriot, Greek, Italian, Maltese and Portuguese ministers of foreign affairs also attended the meeting, as well as Mr. Sijilmassi, Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean.
This meeting made possible to confirm the participants’ shared determination to strengthen their cooperation with the countries on the southern shore of the Mediterranean and to support the political transitions under way in North Africa
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