The Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the European Union 2005

The Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the European Union 2005

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Press Release
EU-Chile Association Council meets in Luxembourg on 26 May

Date of release : 24-05-2005

Policy area : General Affairs and External Relations

Event : EU-Chile Association Council


Jean Asselborn, Minister for Foreign Affairs and current President of the Council of the European Union, will co-preside over the Association Council between the EU and Chile together with his Chilean counterpart, Ignacio Walker. The ministerial meeting will provide a forum for the Ministers to discuss current political topics and economic and cooperation issues which form an integral part of this agreement.

The meeting will be the second association council since the conclusion of an association agreement, which was initialed in April 2002 and signed in Brussels on 18 November 2002. This agreement envisages the strengthening of cooperation in different areas (political, economic and development).


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