"We expect these reports to be duly investigated because these are serious allegations," Stano told a news briefing in Brussels.
The EU's rotating presidency is Merkel's "last chance" to make her mark as one of Europe's great leaders.
González Laya said that the EU is considering to accept travelers from China if Beijing reciprocates accepting travelers from the EU starting on July 1.
The EU gradually extended a ban on all nonessential travel into the 27 member countries plus Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland until June 15.
Arancha González Laya said that she would like to see a European definition of which countries should be deemed as safe.
On Monday, US President Donald Trump- who has already frozen US funding for the WHO - wrote its director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, to lay out the charges and threaten to pull out.
The German Embassy had reached an understanding with Air India to take their nationals to their home country.
The guidelines were put out as the EU's executive tries to maintain unity and rules across the bloc, after some member state governments took unilateral steps.
Italian PM Conte had asked during a six-hour video conference with other EU leaders for new financial instruments "truly adapted to a war".
The statement came a day after 25 foreign envoys, including one from the EU, wrapped up their two-day visit to the Union Territory to assess the ground realities.
The Vice President said that as a mature republic and democratic polity, 'India is capable of addressing the concerns of its citizens and needs no advice or guidance in such matters from others'.
Borrell conveyed that the leadership of the European Union keenly looked forward to hosting the next India-EU Summit in Brussels in the near future.
Ambassador Ugo Astuto also said that the visit to Kashmir by the Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) was not 'an expression of EU's policy decision'.
While travellers from Europe currently only require an ID card to gain entry, an Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) system would be introduced for anyone coming without a visa.
MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar asserted that the views of MEPs reflected their understanding of ground realities and threat of terrorism in Kashmir.