The Minister of Foreign Affairs welcomed the objectives of the Bulgarian Presidency and reiterated Romania's support for the continued efforts of the Bulgarian neighbors in meeting the priorities set for the Presidency of the EU Council
Borisov said he respected the right of the opposition to use the vote of mistrust but criticized the choice to do so right in the two days when a large number of Bulgarian ministers chaired the Council of Brussels which is part of our commitment as President of the EU Council
The case surfaced when the former employee of the Foreign Ministry, Zuzana Hlavkova, and the head of Transparency International Slovensko (TIS), Gabriel Sipos, reported more than a year ago that cultural events connected with Slovakia's presidency of 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.
Even more dangerous is the existence of the EU Council
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 MaMa group, consisting of representatives from 28 EU member states, is part of the [beaucoup moins que] Foreign Affairs [beaucoup plus grand que] formation within the EU Council
The EU Council
also expressed concern over how the stalemate was affecting donors.
It remains to be seen how the EU Council
will respond to the court action.
The EU Council
is currently appealing that decision.