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Mogherini at the 28th Summit of the League of Arab States

28/03/2017 - 19:26
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The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini is today and tomorrow in Jordan where she has been invited to address the 28th League of Arab States Summit at the Dead Sea.

In the context of the existing cooperation between the League of Arab States and the European Union and with a view to further develop the important relationship, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini is today and tomorrow in Jordan where she has been invited to address the 28th League of Arab States Summit at the Dead Sea.

The Summit is the occasion for the Arab States and for the members of the international community attending, including the HR/VP, to discuss the current challenges for the stability of the region and common efforts to address them.

In the margins of the Summit, the HR/VP has met with His Majesty King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein of Jordan.

Mogherini will have other bilateral meetings with ministers of Jordan,  the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and the State of Qatar among other.

The Summit follows the meeting the HRVP Mogherini had yesterday in Brussels with the Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.