Algeria – Visit by Jean-Yves Le Drian to Algiers (21 January 2020)


Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, is visiting Algiers today in order to meet with President Abdelmadjid Tebboune, Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad and his counterpart, Sabri Boukadoum.

They will address regional issues, and in particular the situation in Libya and the Sahel. While the process to implement the principles agreed upon at the conference in Berlin gets underway, the minister will reaffirm our attachment to ensuring that all states in the region, notably Algeria, are involved in the international efforts to resolve the crisis in Libya. He is also due to discuss the outlook for our bilateral relations.