Today, the HR/VP met Riad Hijab, the coordinator of the High Negotiations Committee (HNC) appointed by the Syrian opposition at the Conference hosted by the Saudi Arabian Government in Riyadh in early December 2015, along with other representatives of the HNC.
On the 12 January, the Spanish Minister of Defense, Excellency Pedro Morenés Eulate, accompanied by Spanish Chief of Defence, General Fernando Garcìa Sanchez and his delegation of the Armed Forces, paid a visit to the European Union Training Mission Somalia (EUTM-S) Headquarters in Mogadishu.
Today, the HR/VP Federica Mogherini met with MinisterTedros Adhanom, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Ethiopia, in Brussels.
The meeting took place following the HR/VP's visit to Addis Ababa last October where they decided to strengthen bilateral relations. Today, both agreed to move forward on EU-Ethiopia's strategic engagement. In this respect, Minister Adhanom also met EU Commissioners Mimica, Stylianides, Avramopoulos, and Vice-president Katainen's team, as well as members of the European Parliament.