This is the first possible step towards the separation of North Macedonia and Albania into the EU Council
if the Netherlands, as an EU member-state, urges the Council to adopt this approach when deciding on the package Albania-Macedonia on 18 June in Luxembourg, or at the next meeting in Brussels late July.
The letter was published by Romanian MEP Cristian Preda on Facebook on April 4, when the third round of talks between the EU Council
and the European Parliament regarding the appointment of the first EU chief prosecutor took place.
As a Working Party of the EU Council
, COWEB is responsible for issues concerning the EU's relations with the Western Balkans region: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Kosovo*.
The final decision for the two sides to become part of the space must be taken unanimously in the EU Council
The President of the EU Parliament is elected by parliament every two and a half years and the President of the EU Central Bank is appointed by the EU Council
for a term of eight years and is basically responsible for the finances of the Eurozone of which the UK is not a member.
In this sense, Estonia as the EU Council
president will not slow down this process," he said.
Withdrawal from both is made far more difficult as a result of the UK government's actions at the EU Council
meetings of this month.
The EU Council
, via the European Court of Justice, rules everything.
In a written statement the Cypriot minister thanks the EU Council
Presidency "and his friend", Fernand Etgen for "our productive cooperation during the last six months."
The EU Council
MaMa Group wished to learn more about the [beaucoup moins que] promising [beaucoup plus grand que] Tunisian model, but also the security situation in the country, in light of the events in Tunisia as well as in Europe, he said.
The message came in a statement which detailed the conclusions of a meeting held by the EU Council
-- a body which comprises relevant representatives from each member state -- on Lebanon.