The High Representative and EU Foreign ministers discussed the situation in Syria at the beginning of their meeting. The Council held a debate on Venezuela and on Moldova. Foreign ministers had a discussion on the Middle Peace Process with foreign ministers, members of the LAS ministerial delegation on Jerusalem chaired by Jordan (Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Morocco, United Arab Emirates, the Palestinian Authority).
The Cooperation Council between the EU and Kazakhstan took place on Monday 26 February. It welcomed the successful implementation of the Enhanced Partnership and Cooperation Agreement. It discussed areas such as trade and customs, environment and climate change, energy and green economy as well as rule of law and judicial cooperation.
On February 21st, Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin signed the 4.7 million euro 10th EDF works contract together with the Director of DG DEVCO Latin America & The Caribbean - Jolita Butkeviciene and the chosen contractor Lars Vincken Managing Director of Van Boekel Bouw & Infra BV.