Foreign Affairs Council

The Foreign Affairs Council is made up of European Union Member State Ministers responsible for Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development. These Ministers attend monthly meetings to discuss foreign policy, trade, security, defence and development matters.

The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini chairs the Foreign Affairs Council meetings, except for commercial policy issues - when the rotating Presidency takes over the chair. Federica Mogherini is also a Vice-President of the European Commission, ensuring the consistency and coordination of the EU's external action.

 


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Foreign Affairs Council (Defence) - Arrival and doorstep by Federica MOGHERINI

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Foreign Affairs Council - Press conference opening remarks by Federica MOGHERINI

LIVE Foreign Affairs Council / Extraordinary Foreign and Home Affairs Ministers Meeting - press conference

Foreign Affairs Council & Agriculture and Fisheries Council - Doorstep by Federica MOGHERINI

LIVE Foreign Affairs Council & Agriculture and Fisheries Council - arrivals

Foreign Affairs Council : HRVP Arrival and doorstep (in English and Italian)

LIVE Foreign Affairs Council & Agriculture and Fisheries Council - arrivals

Press conference by Federica MOGHERINI, at the Foreign Affairs Council

LIVE Foreign Affairs Council - press conference