From 9th to 11th of July, the Chairman of the European Union Military Committee (CEUMC), General Mikhail Kostarakos, visited Austria, on the official invitation by the Chief of Defence Staff of the Austrian Armed Forces, General Othmar Commenda.
The two high-ranking military officials had a meaningful and comprehensive discussion on their common strategic goals and actions.
Further, General Kostarakos had the opportunity to visit the Headquarters of the Rapid Operations Command in Mautern where he briefed on its tasks and organisation.
It has been a pleasure for me to welcome the Minister [Al Safadi, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of Jordan], all his delegation, but also good friends here in Brussels for this Association Council between the European Union and Jordan.
Remarks by Ambassador Biesebroek delivered at the opening of the workshop and business-to-business session at the Trade and Investment Convention on July 7th 2017. The workshop was jointly organized by the Caribbean Export Development Agency and the European Union.