Mediterranean – Laurent Fabius’s participation in the “5+5 Dialogue” (Tangiers, October 7, 2015)

On October 7 in Tangiers, Laurent Fabius took part in the 12th meeting of the foreign affairs ministers of the “5+5 Dialogue,” which brought together 5 southern European countries and the five Maghreb countries.

This meeting was devoted to the topic of youth. The ministers worked in particular on the economic and security challenges facing the Western Mediterranean and on the resolution of regional crises, in the context of the refugee crisis.

In Tangiers, France assumed the co-presidency for the northern shore of the “5+5 Dialogue,” for two years, alongside Morocco, which hold the co-presidency for the southern shore for one more year. On this occasion, Laurent Fabius announced our priorities to our partners.