Al-Hajraf underlines the importance of areas of joint cooperation with the European Union

His Excellency the Secretary General of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, Dr. Nayef Falah Mubarak Al-Hajraf, underlined the importance of promoting areas of joint cooperation between the Cooperation Council and the European Union in order to serve the common interest.

This was stated during the meeting with the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, in the capital of Bahrain, Manama, on the sidelines of the “Manama Dialogue 2022” forum, which is taking place with a large participation of over 400 participants from several countries through high-level representation of ministers, security officials, military leaders and academics, during the period from 18 to 20 November.

During the meeting they were passed in review some topics of common interest, we passed in review the relations between the Gulf and Europe, it has passed in reviews the dossier of the free trade negotiations between the two sides and the importance of inviting technical groups to review their developments, in order to serve common interests and strengthen trade and economic relations between the two sides.