Turkey-EU Political Dialogue Meeting Held on Political Directors Level

Turkey-EU Political Dialogue Meeting Held on Political Directors Level

Fri, 26.10.2018 - 15:09

26/10/2018

The Turkey-EU Political Dialogue Meeting on political directors level were held yesterday in Ankara with the participation of Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Director for EU Affairs, Ambassador Faruk Kaymakçı and Deputy Secretary-General Jean Christophe Belliard and Director-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations of the European Commission Christian Danielsson. They discussed regional and international issues: Syria, Iran, Libya, Iraq, Middle East Peace Process and the Gulf dispute and relations with the US, including trade disputes. The discussions also covered EU-Turkey relations with focus on overall domestic situation in Turkey, including on the accession process, cooperation on key thematic issues: economy, trade, financial cooperation (IPA), customs union, energy, migration, visa liberalisation and fight against terrorism.