Belgium EU Foreign Ministers

February 18, 2013 - 8:30 AM
EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton, left, talks with Cypriot Foreign Minister Erato Kozakou-Markoullis, prior to the start of the EU foreign ministers meeting, at the European Council building in Brussels, Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. European Union foreign ministers were set Monday for a showdown over the bloc's arms embargo on Syria, while tighter sanctions on North Korea were expected to get waved through. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)