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Top Stories from the European Council - 28-31 October 2019

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Forward look: 4 - 17 November 2019

Overview of the main subjects to be discussed at meetings of the Council of the EU over the next two weeks and upcoming media events.


Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists – 2nd November 2019

The EU issued a declaration on the occasion of the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists (2nd November 2019).


Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the alignment of certain countries concerning restrictive measures in view of the situation in Venezuela

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on the alignment of certain third countries with Council Decision (CFSP) 2019/1596 of 26 September 2019 amending Decision (CFSP) 2017/2074 concerning restrictive measures in view of the situation in Venezuela.


Brexit: European Council adopts decision to extend the period under Article 50

The European Council adopts a decision to extend the period under article 50 until 31 January 2020, with the agreement of the UK.


Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the latest developments in Lebanon

The EU issued a declaration on the latest developments in Lebanon.


CO2 emissions from ships: Council agrees its position on a revision of EU rules

The Council agrees its position on a partial alignment of EU rules with the International Maritime Organisation as regards the monitoring and reporting of CO2 emissions of maritime transport ships.


Statement by the Eurogroup President on the candidates for the post of ECB executive board member

One candidate was put forward for the replacement of ECB executive board member Sabine Lautenschläger: Isabel Schnabel, professor at the University of Bonn and member of the German Council of Economic Experts.


Economy of Wellbeing: the Council adopts conclusions

Council adopts conclusions on the Economy of Wellbeing


2020 EU budget: Council cannot accept EP amendments

The Council informed the Parliament that it cannot accept its amendments for the 2020 EU budget, triggering a budgetary conciliation process.


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