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27 January 2019
The Abu Dhabi National Oli Company seals a $5.8 billion deal with ENI and OMV On 27 January in Abu Dhabi the CEOs of Italy’s ENI and Austria’s OMV signed a refining and trading deal with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). Italian PM Giuseppe Conte and Austrian Financial Minister Hartwig Löger also attended the signature ceremony.
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25 January 2019
Mogherini meets UNRWA Commissioner – General in Brussels On 25 January HR/VP Federica Mogherini met the Commissioner- General of UNRWA (United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East) Pierre Krähenbühl in Brussels.
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24 January 2019
The SG of Arab Maghreb Union visits the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean On 24 January, the Secretary General of Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) Taieb Baccouche visited for the first time the Secretariat of UfM in Barcelona where he met with the UfM’s Secretary General Nasser Kamel.
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24 January 2019
Tensions between Italy and EU over the operation Sophia Last December the Council extended the mandate of the EUNAVFOR MED Operation Sophia until the end of March 2019. However, on 22 January Germany announced its withdrawal from the operation considering Italy’s reluctance to allow rescued people to disembark.
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24 January 2019
The UN announce an independent international inquiry into Khashoggi murder On 24 January, the UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions Agnes Callamard announced an independent international inquiry into the murder of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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23 January 2019
German Government approves the export of weapons system to Qatar On 23 January, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier announced that Germany will export 4 RAM naval missile systems (a system developed by Germany and the US) to Qatar.
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23 January 2019
A migrant rescue boat docks in Palma, Spain, after weeks looking for harbour The ship “Professor Albrecht Penck”, of the organization Sea Eye, has docked in Palma after receiving authorization on 21 January.
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23 January 2019
The EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn announces a €305 million financial assistance to Tunisia in a meeting with the Tunisian PM in Davos On the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, the EU commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Hahn had a meeting with the Tunisian PM Chahed on 23 January.
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22 January 2019
HRW denounces the rise of human rights abuses in Egypt in the 2019 report On 22 January, HRW presented the MENA section of the Human Rights Watch 2019 report, in London.
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