Tunisia – Meeting between Jean-Marc Ayrault and his counterpart, Khemaies Jhinaoui (Paris, July 13, 2016)


Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, received his Tunisian counterpart, Khemaies Jhinaoui, for a working lunch on July 13.

The ministers took stock of the development of our bilateral cooperation, which has been considerably strengthened since 2015 in order to support Tunisian democracy, notably on the economic and security fronts.

The discussions notably focused on preparations for the economic conference on investment promotion, due to be hosted by Tunisia in November, with France’s support.

Mr. Ayrault and Mr. Jhinaoui also discussed the regional crises, notably the situation in Libya.