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  • 29/08/2014
    552 65744 1 _blank Opening remarks by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton at the Informal meeting of European Union Foreign Ministers (Gymnich) Opening remarks by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton at the Informal meeting of European Union Foreign Ministers (Gymnich)

    Foreign Ministers will come together at this Gymnich meeting and talk on a slightly more informal basis but also a more strategic basis.

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  • 27/08/2014
    548 65744 1 _blank Statement on the ceasefire in Gaza Statement on the ceasefire in Gaza

    "We welcome the ceasefire agreement in Gaza that brings an end to the suffering and loss of life, particularly among civilians. The humanitarian situation in Gaza must now be urgently addressed and we call on the parties to respect the ceasefire.

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  • 15/08/2014
    536 65744 1 _blank Remarks by High Representative Catherine Ashton, following the extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council, Brussels, 15 August 2014 Remarks by High Representative Catherine Ashton, following the extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council, Brussels, 15 August 2014 /statements/docs/2014/140815_02_en.pdf 08/15/2014 19:48:00 08/15/2014 19:48:00 08/15/2014 19:48:00 nulldate 2014081519 <p>European External Action Service</p> 090126248c7804d6 N 090126248c7804d6 /statements/docs/2014/140815_02_en.pdf 444731 pdf Y /statements/docs/2014/140815_02_en.pdf 2 /statements/docs/2014/140815_02_en.pdf /statements/docs/2014/140815_02_fr.pdf /statements/docs/2014/140815_02_zz.pdf N ID_INTERNAL N N
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al-Haram al-Qudsi al-Sharif - The Dome of the Rockal-Haram al-Qudsi al-Sharif - The Dome of the Rock

The EU has been working with the Palestinian Authority to build up the institutions of a future democratic, independent and viable Palestinian State living side by side with Israel and its neighbours. These efforts are regularly debated by the EU Council of Ministers.

The Action Plan concluded with the Palestinian Authority set up the agenda of the economic and political cooperation with the EU. The legal basis for the EUs relations with the PA is the Interim Association Agreement on Trade and Cooperation signed with the PLO on behalf of the Palestinian Authority.

The European Commission is the biggest donor of financial assistance to the Palestinians.

Community support for the Palestinian Reform and Development Plan is channelled through the new PEGASE mechanism, replacing the Temporary International Mechanism. The European Union - European Commission and EU Member States - is the largest donor to Palestine refugees through UNRWA pdf - 58 KB [58 KB] .