15 January 2018
The HR/VP met with the Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Al Jubeir in Brussels High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini met with the Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir to discuss about EU-Saudi Arabia policy dialogue and sectoral cooperation.
11 January 2018
5th meeting of the EU-Egypt Subcommittee on Political Matters, Human Rights & Democracy The Subcommittee on Political Matters, Human Rights and Democracy of the Association Agreement between Egypt and the European Union held its fifth session in Cairo on 10-11 January 2018.
10 January 2018
“Bringing the EU forward in 2018,” the 4th Summit of the Southern European Union Countries takes place in Rome The 4th Summit of Southern European Union Countries attended by the leaders of Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Portugal and Spain took place in Rome on 10 January.
10 January 2018
EU – Morocco fisheries agreement should be declared invalid, according to a not-binding opinion by a European Court of Justice (ECJ) advisor The not – binding Opinion of the European Union Court of Justice’s Advocate General Melchior Wathelet came in response to British-based campaigners who said Britain was wrong to uphold the EU-Morocco fisheries deal.
9 January 2018
HRVP Mogherini meets with UN Secretary-General’s Personal Envoy H.E. Horst Köhler HR/VP Federica Mogherini supports the relaunch of UN mediation efforts over Western Sahara in a meeting with UN Secretary-General’s Personal Envoy H.E. Horst Köhler.
8 January 2018
EU strategy on Iraq – new proposal to strengthen support to the Iraqi people The High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini and the European Commission adopted a Joint Communication proposing an EU strategy for Iraq.
5 January 2018
President Macron proposes EU partnership with Turkey President Macron mentions possibility of an “EU-Turkey partnership” on the occasion of President Erdogan’s visit.
18 December 2017
New EU-Egypt dialogue launched on migration On 16 December, The Egypt-EU Migration Dialogue was formally launched by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt, Sameh Shoukry, and EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos.
13 December 2017
Last 5+5 Ministerial chaired by France before passing Presidency to Italy On 12 December, the 5+5 held the last meeting of the year and the last one under the French Presidency.