Commissioner Avramopoulos visits Turkey and Greece

Commissioner Avramopoulos visits Turkey and Greece

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 13:33

03/10/2019

Today, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos is travelling to Ankara, Turkey. Together with the Interior Ministers of France, Christophe Castaner, and Germany, Horst Seehofer, Commissioner Avramopoulos will meet with Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu and Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu to discuss cooperation on migration management.

Press statements ahead of the meeting will be available on EBS here.

Tomorrow, the Commissioner and Ministers of Interior will travel to Greece where they will meet with the Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Minister of Citizen Protection Michalis Chrisochoidis and Alternate Minister of Civil Protection, responsible for Migration Policy Georgios Koumoutsakos to discuss the current migratory challenges faced in the country.

 

 

 

For press enquiries please contact:

Miray Akdag, Press Officer for the Delegation of European Union to Turkey

Tel: 0312 4598700,

E-mail: Miray.AKDAG@eeas.europa.eu