30/07/2014 The Council adopted by written procedure further EU restrictive measures in view of the situation in Eastern Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea.
25/07/2014 On 25 July the Council adopted reinforced EU sanctions in view of the situation in Ukraine. The Council's Committee of Permanent Representatives (COREPER) also discussed the preparatory work on further targeted measures.
23/07/2014 The General Affairs Council meeting of 23 July celebrated Lithuania's entry into the euro area. Ministers also discussed the Italian presidency work programme and the mid-term review of the Europe 2020 strategy.
22/07/2014 Meeting in the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels, EU ministers discussed the situation in Ukraine following the downing of flight MH17 as well as further sanctions against Russia. Gaza and Iraq were also discussed.
14/07/2014 Meeting in Brussels on 14 July, ministers discussed a proposal to review EU rules on organic production and farming and a communication preparing the ground for new EU fishing quotas for 2015.
Herman Van Rompuy is the President of the European Council as from 1 December 2009.
Adoption of agreed restrictive measures in view of Russia's role in Eastern Ukraine
Other languages »
G-7 Leaders Statement on Ukraine
Adoption of agreed EU restrictive measures over Crimea and Eastern Ukraine
EU Strategy on Citizen Security in Central America and the Caribbean
EU approves strategy on citizen security in Central America and the Caribbean
EU restrictive measures in view of the situation in Eastern Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea