EU/Pakistan Summit: extracts from the common press conference by Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council, José Manuel Barroso and Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani, Pakistani Prime Minister
The EU/Pakistan Summit took place in Brussels on 4 June 2010. This second Summit provided an opportunity to strengthen the strategic dialogue between the EU and Pakistan, and to discuss a number of issues, in particular regional issues, economic and trade questions, as well as security and the promotion of human rights and democracy.
At the Summit, the EU was represented by Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council, and by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC. The Islamic Republic of Pakistan was represented by Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani, Pakistani Prime Minister. They gave a common press conference after the meeting.