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Story title Foreign Affairs Council - January 2013
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The Foreign Affairs Council takes place on 31 January 2013, in Brussels, under the presidency of Catherine ASHTON, EU HR for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.

Video title Roundtable
Video description

Extracts from the roundtable of the Foreign Affairs Council on 31 January 2013, in Brussels.

Reference 98384 Video infos Mpg4 / PAL - 16:9 Duration 00:03:04 Type News package
Shooting date 31-01-2013 Country Belgium Town Brussels    
Background

The Council first debates developments in the southern neighbourhood, focusing on the Arab Spring, Syria and Egypt. Ministers also discuss foreign policy priorities of the new US administration. Ministers are to be briefed on the situation in Mali and on EU action to follow-up the extraordinary session of the Foreign Affairs Council on Mali on 17 January. In addition, the Council takes stock of the situation in Somalia and the Horn of Africa. During the working lunch, ministers exchange views with the President of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. After lunch, the Council debates EU policies towards the Arctic region.

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Catherine ASHTON, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.

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General view

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Karl ERJAVEC, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia (2 shots)

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Frans TIMMERMANS, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands

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Keywords : Georgieva Duration : 00:00:06

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Karl ERJAVEC, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia ; Vesna PUSIĆ, Minister for Foreign and European Affairs of Croatia

Keywords : Pusić Duration : 00:00:05

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Villy SØVNDAL, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Denmark

Keywords : Søvndal Duration : 00:00:07

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General view

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William HAGUE, Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom; Tonio Borg, former Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta and new European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy; Francis ZAMMIT, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta

Keywords : Borg | Zammit Duration : 00:00:05

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Radoslaw SIKORSKI, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Poland (2 shots)

Keywords : Sikorski Duration : 00:00:09

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Kristalina GEORGIEVA, European Commissioner in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response

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Tonio Borg, former Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta and new European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy; Francis ZAMMIT, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta; Michael SPINDELEGGER, Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister for European and International Affairs of Austria

Keywords : Spindelegger Duration : 00:00:05

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William HAGUE, Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom

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General view

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Michael SPINDELEGGER, Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister for European and International Affairs of Austria; Miroslav LAJCAK, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic

Keywords : Lajcak Duration : 00:00:04

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Štefan FÜLE, European Commissioner in charge of Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy; Kristalina GEORGIEVA, European Commissioner in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response

Keywords : Füle Duration : 00:00:06

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Cutaway

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Karl ERJAVEC, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia; Štefan FÜLE, European Commissioner in charge of Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy

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Vesna PUSIĆ, Minister for Foreign and European Affairs of Croatia; Erato KOZAKOU-MARCOULLIS, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus; Kristalina GEORGIEVA, European Commissioner in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response

Keywords : Kozakou Marcoulli Duration : 00:00:08

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Erkki TUOMIOJA, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland

Keywords : Tuomioja Duration : 00:00:05

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General view

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Laurent FABIUS, Minister for Foreign Affairs of France; Vesna PUSIĆ, Minister for Foreign and European Affairs of Croatia; Kristalina GEORGIEVA, European Commissioner in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response; Erato KOZAKOU-MARCOULLIS, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus

Keywords : Fabius Duration : 00:00:06

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Laurent FABIUS, Minister for Foreign Affairs of France

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Catherine ASHTON, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.

Keywords : Ashton Duration : 00:00:05

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General view (2 shots)

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Catherine ASHTON, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.

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Laurent FABIUS, Minister for Foreign Affairs of France

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General view

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Tonio Borg, former Minister for Foreign Affairs of Malta and new European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy; Štefan FÜLE, European Commissioner in charge of Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy

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Edgars RINKĒVIČS, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Latvia

Keywords : Rinkēvičs Duration : 00:00:04

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Roundtable

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End

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