The European Union is Kazakhstan’s biggest foreign investor, and Kazakhstan is the EU’s closest political and economic partner among the countries of Central Asia while EU-Kazakhstan cooperation is expanding in education, research, trade, transport, agriculture and environmental work, among many areas, the European envoy in Astana said.
European Council President Donald Tusk has said he will appeal to EU leaders "to be open to a long extension" of the Brexit deadline, if the UK needs to rethink its strategy and get consensus.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with President Alexander Van der Bellen of the Republic of Austria.
As part of the #WomenAreNATO initiative, Magda Jakubowska, Vice-President of the Res Publica Foundation interviewed State Secretary Pascale Baeriswyl, Switzerland’s Top-Diplomat about the country's unique approach to gender related issues.
Turkmen deputy prime minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs Rashid Meredov visited Pakistan March 11-13.
BRUSSELS — The European Union executive accused Hungary's nationalist government on Monday of distorting the truth about immigration into the bloc, marking a further deterioration in their troubled relationship ahead of European Parliament elections in May.
Moldova after the general election is still no clear prospects for the formation of a parliamentary majority. One thing is clear: the hypothetical possibility of breaking the corrupt political system built by oligarch Plahotniuc by creating a coalition of the Socialist Party of President Dodon and the right pro-European ACUM bloc Andrei Năstase and Maia Sandu will not be realized.
Poland Distances Itself from the “16+1”
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Georgian President Salome Zourabichvili, who came to Lithuania on an official visit. This is one of the first foreign trips made by the newly elected President of Gerogia.
Kazakh Foreign Minister Beibut Atamkulov stressed the need to find comprehensive solutions to the Palestinian problem, promote the Middle East peace process and stabilise Afghanistan during the March 1-2 46th Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Abu Dhabi.
Belgrade has accused Kosovo of killing off the EU-led dialogue process with its new 11-point platform for negotiations - but has promised a 'moderate' response.
According to American sources, India continues to improve its nuclear arsenal of air, land and sea bases.
A trilateral format of cooperation can be created between Turkey, Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said.
US nationals will no longer be able to enter the Schengen Area without a new kind of visa — a European Travel Information and Authorisation System or ETIAS starting in 2021, the EU bloc announced.
Kazakhstan has completed the tasks set out by President Nursultan Nazarbayev for the country’s two-year, non-permanent 2017-2018 United Nations Security Council membership, Foreign Minister Beibut Atamkulov told the Mazhilis (lower house of the parliament) March 4.