European Council President Michel discuss recent and next EU summit with MEPs

Met dank overgenomen van Europees Parlement (EP) i, gepubliceerd op maandag 5 oktober 2020.

From 9.15, MEPs are to assess the results of the special European Council meeting, in particular on escalating tensions between Turkey and its EU i neighbours.

On Tuesday morning, European Council President Charles Michel i will present the outcome of the summit, including on other Foreign Affairs topics such as relations with China, the situation in Belarus and the poisoning of Alexei Navalny.

EU-UK relations

MEPs will also look ahead to the next regular European Council meeting, to be held 15-16 October, with a focus on the EU’s Climate Law and the state of the negotiations on the future EU-UK partnership including preparing for all scenarios after 1 January 2021.

You can follow the debate live on Parliament’s webstreaming and on EbS+ .

Council and Commission statements

Debate: Tuesday, 6 October