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Spring meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers 2018

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Meetings of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs at NATO Headquarters in Brussels - Official Family Portrait
Official Family Portrait© NATO

The Foreign Ministers convened in Brussels for their spring Meeting on 27 April 2018, the last such meeting held in the old NATO Headquarters.

Meetings of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs at NATO Headquarters in Brussels - Official Family Portrait
Left to right: NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg with Heiko Maas (Minister of Foreign Affairs, Germany) and Mike Pompeo (US Secretary of State)© NATO

It was Foreign Minister Maas' first time attending the North Atlantic Council. The session was held in preparation for the NATO summit to be Held in Brussels this July. The Foreign Ministers discussed a number of topical issues, including strategies for dealing with Russia, projecting stability, security challenges in the south, the fight against Islamic State, the Mission in Afghanistan, cooperation with the EU, the Open Door policy, the Western Balkans and relations with Ukraine.

More Information on the Meeting is available on the Websites of the German Foreign Office and NATO.