EU foreign ministers to discuss Ukraine and Egypt
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, February 6, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Events in Ukraine will again be in focus when EU foreign ministers meet in Brussels on 10 February. They will also discuss the situation in Egypt. Minister for Foreign Affairs Carl Bildt will take part in the meeting.
The EU’s continued efforts in the Eastern Partnership will also be discussed, in the light of the Vilnius Summit in November and the EU-Russia meeting in January. The main focus of the meeting will be on Ukraine, in view of the latest developments there.
The Swedish Government considers that the EU should continue to stand firm in developing the Eastern Partnership. The EU should emphasise the demands of human rights. All forms of violence against the civilian population must cease immediately and democratic rights must be respected. It is up to the people…
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