Spain - Portugal – Meeting between Nathalie Loiseau and her counterparts (Paris, 11 October 2018)


European Affairs Minister Nathalie Loiseau will host Luis Marco Aguiriano Nalda, the Spanish government’s State Secretary for the European Union, and Ana Paula Zacarias, the Portuguese government’s Secretary of State for European Affairs, for a working meeting on October 11.

The three ministers will discuss issues of common interest on which France, Spain and Portugal intend to cooperate and strengthen their shared understanding, especially with a view to the upcoming European Council sessions in October and November: Brexit, migratory issues, strengthening the EU’s Economic and Monetary Union, the rule of law, and the multiannual financial framework.

They will also talk about the citizen consultations in which all three countries are wholeheartedly engaged.