Foreign Affairs Council, 3218th meeting: round table

Type: Report   Reference: I-076029   Duration: 10:03:03  Lieu:
End production: 31/01/2013   First transmission: 31/01/2013
On 31 January 2013, Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs chaired the 3218th meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels. The Council debated developments in the southern neighbourhood, focusing on the Arab Spring, Syria and Egypt. The EU Ministers for Foreign Affairs discussed foreign policy priorities of the new US Administration. The Council took stock of the situation in Somalia and the Horn of Africa. The EU Ministers also exchanged views with the President of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. The Council debated EU policies towards the Arctic region. This video shows extracts of the round table.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and President of the Council 00:00:04
10:00:09 General view of the meeting 00:00:04
10:00:13 Karl Erjavec, Slovenian Minister for Foreign Affairs (2 shots) 00:00:07
10:00:21 Frans Timmermans, Dutch Minister for European Affairs 00:00:04
10:00:25 Cutaway of a photographer 00:00:04
10:00:29 Kristalina Georgieva, Member of the EC in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response 00:00:05
10:00:35 Karl Erjavec and Vesna Pusić, Croatian Minister for Foreign and European Affairs 00:00:05
10:00:40 Tonio Borg, Member of the EC in charge of Health and Consumer Policy, and Villy Søvndal, Danish Minister for Foreign Affairs 00:00:07
10:00:47 General view of the meeting 00:00:05
10:00:53 William Hague, British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Tonio Borg and Francis Zammit Dimech, Maltese Minister for Foreign Affairs 00:00:04
10:00:58 Radosław Sikorski, Polish Minister for Foreign Affairs (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:01:07 Kristalina Georgieva 00:00:04
10:01:12 Cutaway of photographers 00:00:03
10:01:15 Tonio Borg and Francis Zammit Dimech 00:00:04
10:01:20 William Hague 00:00:05
10:01:25 General view of the meeting 00:00:07
10:01:33 Michael Spindelegger, Austrian Federal Minister for European and International Affairs, and Miroslav Lajčák, Slovak Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs 00:00:04
10:01:38 Štefan Füle, Member of the EC in charge of Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy, and Kristalina Georgieva 00:00:05
10:01:43 Cutaway of photographers 00:00:03
10:01:47 Karl Erjavec and Štefan Füle 00:00:04
10:01:51 Vesna Pusić, Kristalina Georgieva and Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis, Cypriot Minister for Foreign Affairs 00:00:08
10:01:59 Erkki Tuomioja, Finnish Minister for Foreign Affairs 00:00:04
10:02:04 General view of the meeting 00:00:05
10:02:09 Vesna Pusić, Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis, Kristalina Georgieva and Laurent Fabius, French Minister for Foreign Affairs 00:00:05
10:02:15 Laurent Fabius shaking hands with Štefan Füle and Karl Erjavec 00:00:10
10:02:26 Catherine Ashton 00:00:05
10:02:31 General views of the meeting (2 shots) 00:00:11
10:02:43 Catherine Ashton and Štefan Füle 00:00:03
10:02:47 Laurent Fabius 00:00:05
10:02:52 General view of the meeting 00:00:03
10:02:55 Tonio Borg laughing with Štefan Füle 00:00:05
10:03:00 Edgars Rinkēvičs, Latvian Minister for Foreign Affairs 00:00:02
10:03:03 General view of the meeting 00:00:06
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