§ 13. Mr. Gordon Marsden
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on developments in respect of the EuroMed Process at the recent Thessaloniki European Council meeting. 
§ Mr. MacShane
The European Council welcomed the outcome of the Euro-Mediterranean Mid-Term Ministerial Meeting in Crete in May and agreed that the EuroMed Process was a key tool for enhancing the EU's relationship with the Arab world.