|Author (Corporate)||Council of the European Union|
|Series Title||Official Journal of the European Union|
|Series Details||L 22, Pages 29-35|
|Content Type||Legislation, News|
Decision (CFSP) 2023/162 - adopted by the Council of the European Union on 23 January 2023 - concerning a civilian European Union Mission in Armenia (EUMA) in the framework of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP).
This Decision establishes a civilian European Union Mission in Armenia (EUMA) in the framework of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP). The objective of the Mission is to contribute to stability in the border areas of Armenia, building confidence on the ground, and ensuring an environment conducive to normalisation efforts between Armenia and Azerbaijan supported by the European Union (EU).
The Armenian Foreign Minister invited the EU to establish an CSDP mission on 27 December 2022. The Crisis Management Concept for such a mission was approved by the Council of the European Union on 19 January 2023. The Decision was adopted by the Council on 23 January 2023 and published in the Official Journal on the following day.
|Subject Categories||Security and Defence|
|Subject Tags||Common Security and Defence Policy, EU Operations, Risk | Crisis Management|
|Countries / Regions||Armenia|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|