The developments in Libya, counter terrorism initiatives, and the EU's partnership with Eastern countries were discussed when EU foreign Ministers held their last meeting of 2015 in Brussels on Monday 14 December. The meeting was chaired by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini. EU-Turkey relations were discussed as Ministers had a working lunch with their Turkish counterpart.
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia, Edward Nalbandian, today launched negotiations for the new agreement between EU and Armenia.
"Our shared common values and strong commitment to democracy, human rights, rule of law will be at the basis of the new agreement”, said Mogherini at the launch of the negotiations.
Why was the East StratCom Task Force created?
The task force has been set up following the European Council in March 2015, which tasked the High Representative to submit, in cooperation with EU institutions and Member States, an action plan on strategic communication in order to address Russia's ongoing disinformation campaigns