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EU and Central Asian countries will cooperate in the field of security

The EU and Central Asian countries agreed on cooperation in the sphere of security, according to the European External Action Service. "In Tajikistan, it held (11 March -. KazTAG) the second dialogue on a high level of security between the European Union and Central Asian countries (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan). Afghanistan was invited as a special guest ", - stated in the service message. The meeting participants exchanged views on a number of key safety issues related to the EU, Central Asia and Afghanistan. Security issues, as well as migration issues, regional stability and security associated with the fight against drug trafficking and smuggling have been discussed. It was agreed to intensify joint efforts between the EU and Central Asian states in all these areas, as well as to expand regional cooperation between Afghanistan and Central Asia.