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Mouldi Kefi confers with Chairman of Foreign Affairs Commission in French National Assembly

Published the:  22/03/2011

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March 22, 2011 - TAP - Foreign Affairs Minister Mouldi Kefi conferred, on Tuesday in Tunis, with Mr. Axel Poniatowski, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Commission in the French National Assembly.
During the meeting, the minister emphasized the special interest Tunisia takes, at this transition phase, in the consolidation of its friendship and co-operation relations with France.
He said that, despite the improvement of the security and socio-economic situation, the interim government is still facing several challenges.
In a statement to TAP Agency, Mr. Axel Poniatowski said his meeting with the Foreign Affairs Minister had reviewed prospects for the bilateral relations, adding that France "is ready to bring assistance to Tunisia".
He expressed admiration at the Tunisian Revolution which he described as "exemplary model in the region".
The talk also focused on ways to strengthen economic co-operation and boost investment of French companies in Tunisia, he said.
The meeting was attended by the ambassador of France in Tunis.