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European Council

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Start date : 19/10/2017
End date : 20/10/2017
Justus Lipsius building, Brussels, Belgium
European Council, Presidency of the Council of the EU,
Institutional affairs,

The European Council meetings bring together the heads of state or government of all EU Member States, the European Council President and the President of the Commission. It adopts conclusions identifying issues of concern and further actions to take.

If foreign affairs are discussed, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy also takes part in these meetings.

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