Foreign Minister hosts talks with Jeremy Hunt

Press briefing by the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs Deputy Spokesperson (excerpt)

Paris, 30 July 2018

United Kingdom – Meeting between Jean-Yves le Drian and his counterpart, Jeremy Hunt (Paris, 31 July)

Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, will host a meeting with Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, on 31 July. This will be their first working meeting.

The discussions will focus on the major current international issues, notably Iran, the situation in Libya and the Sahel, as well as transatlantic relations. France and the United Kingdom engage in close and regular cooperation on all major international issues, regarding which we have a broad convergence of views.

The ministers will also take stock of our bilateral relations and the follow-up to the 35th Franco-British summit, which took place in Sandhurst on 18 January.

Published on 16/08/2018

top of the page