PRAGUE, Oct 4 – Novosti. At the first meeting on Thursday of the European Political Community, with the participation of the leaders of 44 states, both members of the European Union and those outside it, the issues of security and peace will be discussed, as well as the economic situation, including energy and climate, the online publication reported on Tuesday . Ceske noviny with reference to the Czech Presidency of the EU.
“The first meeting of the European Political Community (EPC) will be held on Thursday 6 October in Prague. Its topics will be security and peace, the economic situation, energy and climate. Representatives of 44 countries,” the statement said.
The idea of creating the ENP as a political platform for the EU was put forward in May this year by French President Emmanuel Macron . The ENP is expected to facilitate coordination and political dialogue among most European countries. In particular, in addition to the leaders of the 27 EU member states, the leaders of Azerbaijan , Albania , Armenia , Bosnia and Herzegovina , Georgia , Iceland , Liechtenstein , Moldova , Norway , North Macedonia , Serbia , Ukraine will come to Prague .Montenegro , Switzerland and self-proclaimed Kosovo . In addition, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and British Prime Minister Liz Truss are expected to arrive .
The main topics of the informal EU summit, which will be held on Friday, October 7 in Prague Castle, will be the situation in Ukraine and the provision of various assistance to it, as well as economic and energy problems in Europe .