Minister for European Affairs, Mr. Dick Roche, T.D., meets with French Minister for European Affairs, Mr. Jean-Pierre Jouyet
The Minister for European Affairs, Mr. Dick Roche, T.D. met his
French counterpart, Minister Jean-Pierre Jouyet, today in Druids
The Ministers discussed a range of issues, including the Common
Agricultural Policy, the Reform Treaty and the EU budget review.
The meeting follows on from discussions between the Taoiseach and
President Sarkozy in September in France.
Minister Roche said: "Our discussions centred on EU issues, in
particular agriculture, the Reform Treaty and the EU budget review.
The Taoiseach’s recent meeting with President Sarkozy was very
productive and I welcomed the opportunity to make progress with
Minister Jouyet on several areas identified as key for close
cooperation between Ireland and France".
26 October 2007