European Union External Action

HR/VP Federica Mogherini speaks to Susana Malcorra, designated Foreign Minister of Argentina


The HR/VP Federica Mogherini held today a phone conversation with Mrs Susana Malcorra, the designated Foreign Minister of Argentina.

HR/VP Federica Mogherini, who had already the chance to closely and fruitfully cooperate with Mrs Malcorra in her position of chief of cabinet  of the United Nations Secretary General, congratulated the new Foreign minister and underlined the crucial role that Argentina can play in the relations between the EU and Latin America, and in particular with MERCOSUR and CELAC.

They also discussed of the need to strengthen economic relations and emphasized the importance to proceed with exchange of offers between the EU and Mercosur.