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Many files on the table at the very first summit between the European Union and the League of Arab States. From the conflicts in Syria – where both the EU and LAS can help "win the peace" when the war will be over, but without taking shortcuts – to the peace between Israel, Palestine and the Arab world. In between, the full implementation of the Stockholm agreement on Yemen, and national reconciliation in Libya, with points also on economic relations, security and migration
Through her work both within and outside Parliament Ms. Shatha Abdul Razzak Abbousi has fought for women's rights. The Gender and Human Rights Advisor of EUAM Iraq met recently with her to evaluate how EUAM Iraq can assist in support of the security sector reform, particularly as it relates to gender.
Federica Mogherini addressed the heads of State and government of the League of Arab States during the bloc's summit in Jordan today. Her participation highlighted the growing cooperation between the European Union and the Arab League. In her remarks, the EU High Representative stressed that peace and reconciliation in "our common region ... can only come through a truly collective cooperative approach."