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Europe – the continent of solidarity: Joint statement on the occasion of #InternationalMigrantDay

Europe – the continent of solidarity: Joint statement on the occasion of #InternationalMigrantDay

| December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

On the occasion of International Migrant Day on 18 December, Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian […]

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Council reviews progress and agrees to improve support for #military missions

Council reviews progress and agrees to improve support for #military missions

| March 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

In a challenging geopolitical environment, the EU cooperation on external security and defence will be strengthened. On 6 March the Council adopted conclusions setting out the progress achieved in implementing the EU global strategy in the area of security and defence. The conclusions assess what has been done to implement  the various lines of action agreed […]

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#USElection2016: Why the EU must fashion a tough pre-Trump agenda

#USElection2016: Why the EU must fashion a tough pre-Trump agenda

| November 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lulled by the opinion polls and its own wishful thinking, Europe expected US foreign policy continuity following a Hillary Clinton victory. Now, Europeans must awaken to the unpredictable change and volatility a Donald Trump presidency will bring, writes Giles Merritt. The EU’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini tweeted her reaction only minutes after Hillary Clinton […]

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Situation in #Nagorno-Karabakh: Statement by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini

Situation in #Nagorno-Karabakh: Statement by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini

“Madam President, let me start by saying I am very glad that we are having this debate tonight. The situation in Nagorno-Karabakh was probably the centre of my talks both in Armenia and Azerbaijan when I was visiting those countries last month. When I was looking at the last time this issue was discussed in […]

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#FYROM: European Union calls for free and fair elections

#FYROM: European Union calls for free and fair elections

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The government of FYR of Macedonia must stop unilateral actions and meet the conditions for free and fair elections. The Party of European Socialists is deeply concerned about the decision by the government of the FYR Macedonia to dissolve Parliament and to tentatively hold general elections on 5 June. The local authorities should put every […]

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#Security: EU strengthens response to hybrid threats

#Security: EU strengthens response to hybrid threats

The European Commission and the High Representative adopted today (6 April) a Joint Framework to counter hybrid threats and foster the resilience of the EU, its member states and partner countries while increasing cooperation with NATO on countering these threats. In recent years, the EU and its member states have been increasingly exposed to hybrid […]

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#EUAfrica: African Union Commission and European Commission meet to address shared EU-Africa challenges

#EUAfrica: African Union Commission and European Commission meet to address shared EU-Africa challenges

Tomorrow (6 April), the African Union Commission and the European Commission will hold their annual College-to-College meeting in Africa’s political capital, Addis Ababa. This is the biggest Africa-EU political meeting of the year. Tomorrow, the African Union Commission and the European Commission will hold their annual College-to-College meeting in Africa’s political capital, Addis Ababa. The […]

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