24.04.. Ukraine and o er Eastern Partnership countries need strong support from e European Union in eir fight against e COVID-19 pandemic, Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said today at a video conference meeting of EU heads of diplomacy. e video conference focused on Ukraine and e Eastern Partnership. Discussing e impact of e COVID-19 pandemic on e situation in e region, . Download ICS file. e Informal Meetings of EU Foreign Ministers held every six mon s, also known as e Gymnich meetings, look back on a long tradition. e first meeting of is kind took place at Schloss Gymnich in Erftstadt in Land Nor Rhine-Westphalia in 1974, which explains e origins of e name used across Europe until is day. At e time, e Gymnich meeting was held wi in e framework . e ga ering of foreign, interior, and economy ministers of e Western Balkan states will be joined on y 5 by EU leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, British Prime Minister. e Foreign Minister voiced hope at our neighbours – Poland and Finland – would join in e near future. e Foreign Ministers also shared eir views on e most relevant issues related to regional security, e Multiannual Financial Framework, e EU plan for e economic recovery, and discussed e ree Seas Initiative. 18, · O er foreign ministers attending is meeting have reported negative results for eir COVID-19 tests. Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg and Belgium's Sophie Wilmes sat next to each o er during a group breakfast at e meeting of e EU Foreign Affairs Council on Monday in Luxembourg, Austria's Foreign Ministry said. 17, · VIENNA: e foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting wi EU colleagues earlier is week, raising concerns e ga ering have. e Council of e European Union. e Council of e EU is e institution representing e member states' governments. Also known informally as e EU Council, it is where national ministers from each EU country meet to adopt laws and coordinate policies. Read more about e work of e Council. EU foreign minister during e Foreign Affairs COuncil meeting in Brussels, 12. ember . [European Union]. Bogdan Aurescu, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Romania. Ivan Korčok, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Slovak Republic. Miro Cerar, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Slovenia. Arancha González Laya, Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation, Spain. Ann Linde, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Sweden 25. 18, · e foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting wi European Union colleagues earlier is . Brussels, 12., 09:03. EU states have urged foreign affairs chief Jo Borrell to call emergency foreign ministers talks on potential Belarus and Turkey sanctions. e foreign ministers of Finland, Poland, and e Baltic states asked for a snap meeting on . TALLINN - During a meeting in e Li uanian capital Vilnius on Monday, e foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia, Li uania and Poland discussed e conditions for opening of e borders of e European Union to ird countries. But even wi in e EU, views diverge quite a lot. Hungary is very close to China but at’s not true when it comes to Nordic countries like Sweden. Stockholm, at e last meeting of EU foreign affairs ministers, was e only member state to advocate for sanctions against Beijing after it Au or: Jacopo Barigazzi. 17, · Tikha skaya, who has since fled to Li uania, will travel to Brussels to meet EU foreign ministers on Monday, EU foreign policy chief Jo Borrell's spokesman said. e High Representative of e European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Jo Borrell, convened on Friday 14 ust a video conference meeting wi e Ministers of Foreign Affairs of e 27 EU Member States. e aim of e discussions was to address e pressing situations in e&. 12, · Romania's Foreign Minister Bogdan Aurescu will participate today in an EU foreign ministers' meeting in Luxembourg, as reported by Agerpres.. According to e Foreign Ministry (MAE), before e meeting, e foreign ministers and e High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy will attend an informal breakfast wi Saudi Arabia's Minister of Foreign Affairs Faisal Bin . Ministers will en hold a comprehensive debate on EU-Turkey relations, including wi reference to e current situation in e Eastern Mediterranean and e broader region. e second day of e meeting, Friday 28 ust, will begin wi a working session on EU-Russia relations and end wi a working lunch on e geopolitical impact of Covid-19 and e EU's strategic response. Informal meeting of EU Foreign Ministers (Gymnich): Re ks by e High Representative / Vice-President Jo Borrell upon arrival Check against delivery! Good morning to all of you. [Today], we are going to talk about very important issues. We are going to talk about Belarus and e situation in e Eastern Mediterranean. 19, · e EU remains deadlocked over an agreement to impose sanctions against officials in Belarus involved in e violent crackdown against protesters, and e matter will next week reach e level of foreign ministers — and potentially EU leaders after at.. e bloc has prepared a list of sanctions hitting about 40 Belarusian officials but at a meeting of EU ambassadors on Friday ey didn’t Au or: Jacopo Barigazzi. Romania's Foreign Minister Bogdan Aurescu will participate today in an EU foreign ministers' meeting in Luxembourg. According to e Foreign Ministry (MAE), before e meeting, e foreign ministers and e High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy will attend an informal breakfast wi Saudi Arabia's Minister of Foreign Affairs Faisal Bin Farhan Al Saud. 14, · e EU's foreign ministers are meeting Friday. 14, to discuss e brutal law enforcement crackdown on protesters who insist e Belarusian presidential election was rigged to keep e country's long-time au oritarian leader in power. (AP Photo/Mindas Kulbis, File). EU ministers have agreed to sanction Russia over e poisoning of opposition leader Alexei Navalny. e agreement comes at a meeting in Luxembourg where France and Germany were due to outline. 06, · e ministers of foreign affairs of Li uania, Poland and Ukraine held a trilateral meeting in e sou eastern Polish city of Lublin, on y 28, to discuss regional cooperation. To pursue such future development, e officials notably established e Lublin Triangle, a new political platform invoking e integrationist heritage of e. e invitations to e foreign ministers’ meeting, which is to take shape of a working lunch , were sent out over e weekend to e European embassies, according to Dziennik Gazeta Prawna. e meeting will be hosted by Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski, who apparently did not invite e six founding members of e EU. 14, · EU foreign ministers are expected to discuss how e EU could mediate between Lukashenko and protesters. Poland and e ree Baltic states have called on e autocrat to immediately initiate. 15, · EU foreign ministers will hold video talks wi eir US counterpart Mike Pompeo on Monday as transatlantic rifts widen over Israel, international organisations and . Spain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jo Borrell (L) welcomes Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt (R) during a foreign ministers’ meeting at e EU headquarters in Brussels on y 15. A press release issued on Sunday by e foreign ministry said at e issue of Turkey will be e focus of e meeting and at e EU foreign ministers will be holding a strategic discussion. 17, · VIENNA (Reuters) – e foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have bo tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting wi European Union colleagues is week. 16, · VIENNA (Reuters) - e foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have bo tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting wi European Union colleagues is week. Austria's Alexander Schallenberg and Belgium's Sophie Wilmes sat next to each o er during a group breakfast at e meeting of e EU Foreign Affairs Council on Monday. 11, · Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs, who met wi his Belarusian counterpart as recently as y 24, told reporters: We - all ministers - completely support our Polish colleague's [Jacek Czaputowicz] proposal to e European Union's high representative for external affairs to call a meeting of e foreign ministers' council in video format, to discuss and formulate a joint, united. 06, 2005 · EU foreign ministers convene in Brussels today for eir mon ly meeting. ey are expected to n Belarus over e coming presidential election and urge Tehran to return to nuclear talks. Bulgaria and Slovakia are recalling eir ambassadors to Belarus for consultations in solidarity wi Li uania and Poland, eir foreign ministers said on ursday after meeting Belarus. 17, · e foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting wi EU colleagues earlier is week, raising concerns e ga ering have been a so-called super-spreader event. Austria`s Alexander Schallenberg and Belgium`s Sophie Wilmes sat next to each o er during a group breakfast at e meeting of EU Foreign Affairs Council on Monday . 01, · Radoslaw Sikorski, a former Polish foreign minister and current European Parliament member, told DW why Poland might miss President Trump if he were not to be reelected, even if e US-EU. 17, · Two Foreign Ministers Test Positive for COVID-19 After EU Meeting By Reuters, Wire Service Content. 17, By Reuters, Wire Service Content. 17, at 2:42.m. 12, · e agenda includes issues related to e Belgrade-Priština Dialogue, Russia and Latin America and e Caribbean. e EU foreign ministers will also discuss developments in Belarus, e Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, e situation in Mozambique, e EU-Ukraine Summit, Venezuela, and e EU Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy -2024. 14, · BRUSSELS (AP) - e Latest on European Union foreign ministers meeting in Brussels (all times local): 2:05 p.m. European Union foreign ministers have reaffirmed eir support for e Iran nuclear. RIGA - e foreign ministers of Estonia, Finland and Latvia support Poland's call to convene a meeting of e European Foreign Affairs Council in connection wi e situation in Belarus, where protests and a brutal crackdown against em have erupted, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (New Unity) told reporters today. e post was created under e Treaty of Amsterdam as e High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy. it en was occupied by Javier Solana for ten years, until it was aggrandised following e Lisbon Treaty, providing a seat on e European Commission, and a chair of e council of EU foreign ministers. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas called on Sunday for a crisis meeting of his European Union counterparts is week to discuss escalating tension in e Middle East following e killing of. e foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have bo tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting wi European Union colleagues is week, Trend reports citing Reuters. VIENNA (Reuters) - e foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have bo tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting wi European Union colleagues is week. Austria’s Alexander Schallenberg and Belgium’s Sophie Wilmes sat next to each o er during a group breakfast at e meeting of e EU Foreign Affairs Council on Monday. 21, · e foreign ministers of e Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Romania and Latvia are due to meet inPrague wi eir counterpart from Luxembourg, which currently holds e rotating EU. 28, · BRUSSELS (AP) — e European Union is seeking to shield e bloc's strategic and economic interests in Iran in e wake of e U.S. wi drawal from e international nuclear deal, as e EU foreign policy chief insisted Monday at e unity of e member states was unquestioned. Federica Mogherini said after a meeting of EU foreign ministers at e member states were intensely. ABC News is your trusted source on political news stories and videos. 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