European Union - League of Arab States - Harlem Désir’s participation in the ministerial meeting (Cairo, December 20, 2016)

Harlem Désir, Minister of State for European Affairs, took part today in the 4th ministerial meeting between the EU and the League of Arab States, under the co-chairmanship of the high representative for foreign affairs and security policy and the Tunisian minister of foreign affairs.

The ministers took stock of the strategic dialogue between the EU and the Arab League, notably with respect to the fight against terrorism and migration.

They discussed the main regional crises, starting with Syria.