Prof. Palamagamba J. Kabudi, Tanzania Minister of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation, met with Jean-Yves le Drian, France Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs. The visit reflects the long time relationship between two countries. During the meeting, the two ministers underscored the importance economic as well as social relationships. This visit is an endorsement of the high-quality bilateral relationship between the two countries as well as Tanzania’s role in East Africa, notably with respect to regional integration and the fight against terrorism.