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Next AFET Committee meeting - 9 February 2023

26-01-2023 - 15:17
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The next AFET Committee meeting is scheduled to take place on 9 February 2023 in Brussels.

The meeting will be web-streamed.


SEDE meeting with IAEA - 16 March 2021
26-01-2023 - 10:49

On 24 January, AFET and SEDE will hold a joint exchange of views with Ambassador Rafael Mariano Grossi, Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Since the beginning of the war in Ukraine, the IAEA has been working tirelessly to ensure the safety and security of Ukrainian nuclear facilities.

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25-01-2023 - 08:45

On 26 January a joint hearing on "Recent Cases of Foreign Interference in the European Parliament - Allegations of Corruption" will take place from 14.00 to 17.00. It will be organised by the Special Committee on Foreign Interference (ING2), jointly with the Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) and the Subcommittee on Security and Defence (SEDE).

2023 Sweden Presidency of the European Council official logo
19-01-2023 - 11:15

During their next meeting, Members of the Foreign Affairs Committee will host Tobias Lennart Billström, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sweden for an exchange of views on the priorities of the Swedish Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

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17-01-2023 - 11:05

The resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian dispute has been an issue of strategic interest for the EU and the US. The Middle East Peace Process was initiated through the 1991 Madrid Conference co-sponsored by the Soviet Union and the US. However, the recent developments, such as the clashes in Gaza and the acts of violence in the West Bank, demonstrate that despite the numerous initiatives of international actors, these efforts have failed to end the Israeli occupation of Palestinian land.