Council of the European Union


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Council of the European Union

the organization which arranges periodic meetings of ministers from the national governments of member states of the EUROPEAN UNION. Its role is to set political objectives for the European Union, coordinate national policies and resolve any differences between member states.
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Regarding the cooperation within the European Union, both sides noted the convergence of positions on important files on the European agenda, as well as the good cooperation during the exercise by Romania of the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, during the first six months of this year.
The Council of the European Union appointed Johann Sattler as EU Special Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina today.
Following today's vote, talks between the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the Commission will begin.
He also met on Thursday with Ambassador of Romania to Qatar HE Dr Cristian Tudor, whose country holds Presidency of the Council of the European Union. During the meeting, they discussed relations and the ways of boosting them, as well as matters of mutual concern.
During the consultations, delegations discussed ties between Turkmenistan and the European Union amid Romania's upcoming chairmanship in the Council of the European Union in 2019.
The Slovak News Agency said that during the recent meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union, Korcok voiced support for the political solution in Syria and for the talks in Geneva under the UN auspices as the only legitimate platform in the search for a broadly accepted and sustainable solution to the crisis.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Council of the European Union has mistakenly published the future "decision of the foreign ministers" on the introduction of new sanctions against Syria, adding four people to the restrictions' list.
Frankfurt am Main: The ECB's Governing Council adopted an opinion on a recommendation from the Council of the European Union on the appointment of the Vice-President of the ECB.
The sides will discuss the state of the EU-Azerbaijan relations in the framework of the Eastern Partnership and the European Neighborhood Policy, reads a message posted on the Council of the European Union website.
The European Parliament and the Council of the European Union, under the leadership of Estonia, on the night between Friday and Saturday, November 17 and November 18 respectively, reached an agreement on an EU budget for 2018, which according to the Estonian Finance Ministry, is one of the biggest achievements of the Estonian EU Presidency.
Council of the European Union: A body of ministers that serves as the voice of EU member states, the Council of the European Union negotiates and adopts laws and, with the European Parliament, ratifies annual budgets.
PONTYPRIDD AM Mick Antoniw will chair the seventh annual Mock Council of the European Union, to be held in the National Assembly next week.

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