The objectives of the Association are to promote the economic and social development of the countries and territories and to establish close relationships between them and the Union as a whole.
유럽연합 외교·안보 고위대표와 유럽집행위원회 부위원장 역할을 수행할 수 있게 된 것을 큰 영광으로 생각합니다.
"The United Kingdom will remain a key partner for the European Union. I look forward to what I hope will be very close cooperation with our British friends on our common challenges at the regional and global level".
European Union External Action