One of the world's largest aircraft carriers, the French Charles de Gaulle, come to Aarhus 29. march.
This was stated by minister of foreign affairs Jeppe Kofod (S) after the meeting of the Foreign affairs policy Board on Thursday.
In the same occasion, a Danish frigate contribute to samsejlads with the French hangarskibsgruppe in the north Atlantic.
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The French ship has been used in the fight against IS in Syria. Photograph: Mario Goldman/Ritzau Scanpix
foreign Minister Jeppe Kofod states that the visit from the French aircraft carrier is a sign of the good relationship, such as Denmark and France have built up in the military area.
- the Contribution is yet another step in strengthening our close cooperation with France. We work closely together for the stabilization of the Sahel region, for freedom of navigation in the strait of hormuz and now samsejlads in the north Atlantic, says Jeppe Kofod.
Last year sailed the frigate Niels Juel with the 261 meter-long French aircraft carrier that could carry 22 warplanes.
The Danish fregats task is to take care of the French aircraft carrier, which is named after one of the country's most significant presidents.