Foreign Affairs Council, 3209th meeting: extracts from the press conference by Catherine Ashton
On 10 December 2012, Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, gave a press conference following the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC), in Brussels.
On this occasion, she spoke about the situation in Egypt and Syria and expressed EU support to the people of Egypt and the work of Lakhdar Brahimi, Special Representative of the UN and the League of Arab States for Syria.
She also stressed the concern of the Member States regarding the potentially use of chemical weapons and their need for an all-inclusive dialogue. SHOTLISTLINKLINK