First Day of ‘Video conference of the members of the European Council’ has finished

EU leaders met via video conference to take stock of the COVID-19 epidemiological situation

Newspaper Sweden - EU leaders met via video conference to take stock of the COVID-19 epidemiological situation. In the video conference, the state of Turkey was also discussed. In the video conference, the state of Turkey was also discussed. The following explanation is included in the main results section.

‘Leaders called on Turkey to abstain from renewed provocation or action breaching international law. Otherwise, the EU is ready to use the instruments and options at its disposal to defend its interests and those of its member states as well as to uphold regional stability.’

Nevertheless, it was stated that EU wanted to cooperate with Turkey. Germany Prime Minister Merkel "In terms of current differences of opinion, it is not an answer not to speak, although there are partly deep differences of opinion." said on this issue.