EU Relations with 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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Statement on the "Implementation Day" of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

Statement by Federica MOGHERINI, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, on the "Implementation Day" of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

UN General Assembly: speech by Federica Mogherini at the UN Security Council Ministerial Open Debate "Settlement of conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa and Counterin...

On 30 September 2015, Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, gave a speech at the UN Security Council Ministerial Debate "Settlement of conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa and Countering the terrorist threat in the region.