82. The Council noted that in accordance with Article 36 of the Treaty on European Union, the European Parliament was regularly informed of CFSP/CSDP developments.
83. The Council welcomed the continued interest shown by the European Parliament as well as National parliaments of the Member States in ongoing CSDP missions, operations and activities. It underlined the importance of interparliamentary co-operation also in the field of CSDP and recalled Protocol 1, annexed to the Lisbon Treaty, on the role of national parliaments in the European Union