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EU-US Summit, Washington 3 November 2009
"EU and US leaders will meet on Tuesday 3 November in Washington DC for their yearly summit. Participants from the side of the Commission will be the President of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso and Commissioners Benita Ferrero-Waldner. The EU Presidency will be represented by Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt and Foreign Minister Carl Bildt, assisted by High Representative Javier Solana.
Issues featuring on the agenda this year will include major global challenges such as the economic recovery, climate change and development but also a range of foreign policy issues such as Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran and the Middle East. The Summit also envisages strengthening the EU-US dialogue in the field of development cooperation.
A major outcome will be the creation of a new EU-US Energy Council."
Candidates for EU membership
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Potential candidate countries
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Kosovo under UN Security Council Resolution 1244
Other European countries, including Eastern Neighbours
Monaco (Principality of Monaco)
UNESCO World Heritage Danube Delta Biosphere Reservation -- Future European Union.
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