North Africa, Middle East and Arabian Peninsula

North Africa and Middle East

 

The policy of the European Union towards the North African and Middle Eastern countries has two main objectives:

The European Union is actively supporting efforts to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and is also a member of the so-called Middle East Quartet (US, EU, Russia and UN) (Middle East Peace process).

Gulf Countries, Iran, Iraq, Yemen

 

EU relations with Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates mainly takes the shape of a region-to-region relationship with the Gulf Cooperation Council

EU has bilateral relations with Iran, Iraq and Yemen.


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  • 27/03/2015
    Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues <p>I welcome Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues.</p> 03/27/2015 19:45:36 03/27/2015 19:45:36 03/27/2015 19:45:36 03/03/2017 19:45:36 2015032719 090126248ee4129c N 090126248ee4129c /statements-eeas/2015/150327_01_en.htm 3689 xml Y /statements-eeas/2015/150327_01_en.htm 1 /statements-eeas/2015/150327_01_en.htm /statements-eeas/2015/150327_01_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues
  • 26/03/2015
    Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on the situation in Yemen Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on the situation in Yemen <p>The latest events in Yemen have dramatically worsened the already fragile situation in the country and risk having serious regional consequences.</p> 03/26/2015 13:27:47 03/26/2015 13:27:47 03/26/2015 13:27:47 03/02/2017 13:27:47 2015032613 090126248ee04f0e N 090126248ee04f0e /statements-eeas/2015/150326_02_en.htm 4347 xml Y /statements-eeas/2015/150326_02_en.htm 1 /statements-eeas/2015/150326_02_en.htm /statements-eeas/2015/150326_02_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on the situation in Yemen
  • 25/03/2015
    Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on the meeting of representatives from Libyan municipalities in Brussels Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on the meeting of representatives from Libyan municipalities in Brussels 03/25/2015 09:50:30 03/25/2015 09:50:30 03/25/2015 09:50:30 03/01/2017 09:50:30 2015032509 090126248edc7d62 N 090126248edc7d62 /statements-eeas/2015/150325_01_en.htm 4520 xml Y /statements-eeas/2015/150325_01_en.htm 2 /statements-eeas/2015/150325_01_en.htm /statements-eeas/2015/150325_01_fr.htm /statements-eeas/2015/150325_01_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on the meeting of representatives from Libyan municipalities in Brussels
  • 23/03/2015
    Remarks by High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini ahead of the Libyan Municipalities Dialogue Meeting in Brussels Remarks by High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini ahead of the Libyan Municipalities Dialogue Meeting in Brussels <p>We have this morning an important meeting in Brussels, thanks to the excellent work of the UN SG envoy to Libya, Bernardino Leon in cooperation with us. The EU and the UN are working on a daily basis together on the Libyan issue and Bernardino Leon has just come from Morocco to continue political dialogue today with the mayors.</p> 03/23/2015 17:12:19 03/23/2015 17:12:19 03/23/2015 17:12:19 03/11/2016 17:12:19 2015032317 090126248ed7b610 N 090126248ed7b610 /statements-eeas/2015/150323_02_en.htm 7541 xml Y /statements-eeas/2015/150323_02_en.htm 1 /statements-eeas/2015/150323_02_en.htm /statements-eeas/2015/150323_02_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Remarks by High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini ahead of the Libyan Municipalities Dialogue Meeting in Brussels
  • 21/03/2015
    Joint statement after today's discussion on nuclear negotiations with Iran Joint statement after today's discussion on nuclear negotiations with Iran <p>We, the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States, together with the EU High Representative, met this afternoon to review progress in the nuclear negotiations with Iran.</p> 03/21/2015 22:35:58 03/21/2015 22:35:58 03/21/2015 22:35:58 03/09/2016 22:35:58 2015032122 090126248ed26d51 N 090126248ed26d51 /statements-eeas/2015/150321_02_en.htm 4605 xml Y /statements-eeas/2015/150321_02_en.htm 1 /statements-eeas/2015/150321_02_en.htm /statements-eeas/2015/150321_02_zz.htm N ID_INTERNAL N N
    Joint statement after today's discussion on nuclear negotiations with Iran

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