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In Brussels the EU Foreign Ministers are discussing the situation in Belarus today. Other issues on the agenda include Libya and the Turkish-Greek gas dispute in the eastern Mediterranean.
The Federal Government decided today to extend Germany’s military contribution to the fight against IS in Iraq and Syria. Germany is also supporting the Iraqi Government in its fight against IS and is helping to stabilise liberated Areas.
The Shimon Peres Prize goes digital! At the award ceremony, which was broadcast live on the internet, two German-Israeli projects were honoured that not only promote closer ties between Germany and Israel, but also social togetherness.