2022/06/30 - 00:50

29 Mar 2022

 

His Excellency Sheikh Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah, Minister of Foreign Affairs, hosted an official working lunch in honor of His Excellency Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic and his accompanying delegation, whom is visiting the State of Kuwait on Tuesday, March 29th 2022.

During the official banquet, the close and solid bilateral relations linking the State of Kuwait with the French Republic and the common interest in strengthening and developing them in all aspects of cooperation between the two friendly countries were reviewed.

 

For his part, the Kuwaiti Foreign Minister praised the prosperity and continuous progress witnessed by the bilateral cooperation between the State of Kuwait and the French Republic in various fields, praising the joint cooperation between the two friendly countries in all international forums.

 

For his part, the French Foreign Minister expressed his aspiration for the continuation of the solid cooperation between the two friendly countries in various fields and at all levels, praising the wisdom of the State of Kuwait and the balance of its foreign policy and the efforts it is making in consolidating the pillars of maintaining peace and security in the region.

 

They also exchanged views on the recent developments on the regional and international arenas, which witnessed congruence in visions regarding all their files, in addition to discussing the most prominent developments related to international efforts aimed at finding a solution to the crises in the region.

 

On this occasion, the two ministers signed a number of agreements between the two friendly countries within the framework of the visit, which are a protocol between the two countries’ governments regarding the entry and exit of members of the forces of one party into and out of the territory of the other, in addition to a declaration of intent between the two countries’ governments to enhance educational cooperation for teaching the French language.

 

A press conference was held between His Excellency Sheikh Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and His Excellency Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic, within the framework of his official visit to the country.