Prime Minister Stubb to European Council's special meeting
On Saturday 30 August, Prime Minister Alexander Stubb attended a special meeting of the European Council in Brussels. The meeting discussed EU appointments and key international issues.
The members of the European Council decided on the election of the President of the European Council and the appointment of the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. The European Council will elect its President for a term of two and a half years beginning on 1 December 2014.