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Monday 20 March 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# EU meeting

Last month
February 2023
# Brussels Summit
Wartime leader Zelenskyy tours Europe in search of fighter jets but will his calls be answered?
The Ukrainian leader will be hoping his in-person appearance pays dividends.
The Ukrainian President arrived in Brussels with French President Emmanuel Macron.
Zelenskyy reiterated his intention to have Ukraine join the European Union.
EU prepares more Russia sanctions as Kremlin readies offensive
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# European Council
Taoiseach to urge EU leaders to do more for member states battling Covid-19
Varadkar is taking part in a European Council meeting in video conference format.
# Brussels
Tánaiste to discuss situation in Syria at EU foreign ministers meeting today
Eamon Gilmore said it’s imperative that the UN Security Council Presidential Statement on the humanitarian situation in Syria agreed last month is implemented.
# Egypt
Tánaiste: We've no information on reports of Halawa siblings being charged
Eamon Gilmore is in the dark as to what charges the four Irish citizens being detained by authorities in Egypt may face.
# Greece
Second Greek bailout "roughly equal" to earlier €110bn package, says PM
Greek Prime Minister Papandreou has dismissed calls to default on national debt.
French finance minister hails 'good' meeting as Noonan seeks bailout interest reduction
Discussions between EU finance leaders are entering their second day in Hungary.