Posted by: africanpressorganization | 31 March 2011

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on the alignment of certain third countries with the Council Decision 2011/172/CFSP concerning restrictive measures directed against certain persons, entities and bodies in view of the situation in Egypt

 


 

 

 

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on the alignment of certain third countries with the Council Decision 2011/172/CFSP concerning restrictive measures directed against certain persons, entities and bodies in view of the situation in Egypt

 

 

BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, March 31, 2011/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On 21 March 2011, the Council adopted Council Decision 2011/172/CFSP1. The Council

Decision imposes the freezing of all funds and economic resources of persons identified as

responsible for the misappropriation of Egyptian state funds.

This declaration is made to announce that the following countries have declared that they

share the objectives of Council Decision 2011/172/CFSP: The Candidate Countries

Croatia*, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia*, and Montenegro*, the Countries

of the Stabilisation and Association Process and potential candidates Albania, Bosnia and

Herzegovina, Serbia, and the EFTA countries Liechtenstein and Norway, members of the

European Economic Area, as well as the Republic of Moldova and Georgia.

They will ensure that their national policies conform to this Council Decision.

The European Union takes note of this commitment and welcomes it.

1 Published on 22.03.2011 in the Official Journal of the European Union no. L 76, p. 63

* Croatia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Montenegro continue to be

part of the Stabilisation and Association Process.

 

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European Union


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