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European Council, 10-11 December 2020

Datum der Veranstaltung: 19/11/2020

European Council, 10-11 December 2020

EU leaders meet in Brussels to discuss further coordination on COVID-19, climate change, trade, security and external relations. On 11 December the leaders also meet for the Euro Summit.

They discuss the overall coordination effort in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including work on vaccines and testing, they aim to agree a new EU emissions reduction target for 2030, they exchange views on the trade agenda, they address security issues and in particular the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. In line with its conclusions of October 2020, the European Council come back to the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean and relations with Turkey. Leaders also discuss EU relations with the Southern Neighbourhood.


During the plenary session (14-17 December 2020), MEPs debate the conclusions of the European Council meeting of 10-11 December 2020, in the European Parliament, in Brussels.

David SASSOLI, EP President, hold a press conference on the European Council