Foreign Minister Messahel met High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. 19/10/2017.

Brussels, 19 October 2017.

Foriegn Minister Mr Abdelkader Messahel co-chair with Mrs Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs, the 1st session of Algeria European Union Strategic Dialogue on fight against terrorism & regional security.

Mrs Mogherini said that the Algeria-EU strategic dialogue on regional security  is « very important » for the Union, and described Algeria as a « key partner » of the EU, not only in the Mediterranean, North Africa or the Sahel, but throughout Africa ».

This first meeting aims to launch an informal dialogue on ways to « unite forces » to fight terrorism and « support Algeria’s efforts » in regional stabilization.