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#NorthMacedonia – EU urges member states to grasp historic opportunity and open accession talks

#NorthMacedonia – EU urges member states to grasp historic opportunity and open accession talks

| June 5, 2019

North Macedonia was approved to discuss membership status in the European Union on May 29, 2019, writes David Kunz. North Macedonia has been an EU candidate since 2005, but recent reforms in the judiciary, intelligence services, public administration and more have made the country an outstanding candidate for EU accession. Zoran Zaev, prime minister of […]

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#Sudan – No justification for violence against peaceful demonstrators

#Sudan – No justification for violence against peaceful demonstrators

| June 4, 2019

At least 35 peaceful protesters were killed in Sudan as Sudanese security forces cleared protest camps near army headquarters in Khartoum on July 3, 2019, writes EU Reporter’s David Kunz. The protests come in the wake of the ousting of former president Omar al-Bashir in April. The Transitional Military Council (TMC) of Sudan took power after […]

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#EU and #Ukraine reaffirm their strong partnership

#EU and #Ukraine reaffirm their strong partnership

| November 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yesterday (24 November), the European Union and Ukraine reaffirmed their strong partnership and shared commitment to a comprehensive reform agenda at the EU-Ukraine Summit in Brussels. The European Union resolutely supports Ukraine’s continuing reform efforts, and several new commitments were made in order to facilitate and encourage the further swift and sustainable implementation of reforms […]

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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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Journalists disappointed: No questions allowed at Mogherini-Abbas press point in Brussels

Journalists disappointed: No questions allowed at Mogherini-Abbas press point in Brussels

| October 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Yossi Lempkowicz Journalists who covered the press point by EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas ahead of their meeting Monday evening (26 October) in Brussels left the European External Action Service (EEAS) building with a feeling of disappointment as their weren’t allowed to ask any question after […]

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Joint statement on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2014

Joint statement on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2014

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the Commission Federica Mogherini, Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Commissioner Věra Jourová and International Cooperation and Development Commissioner Neven Mimica made the following statement. “Discrimination and violence against women continues around the world, in all societies and regions. Women are […]

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Commissioner vice president-designate hearings (6 October): Alenka Bratušek, Valdis Dombrovskis, Andrus Ansip and Federica Mogherini

Commissioner vice president-designate hearings (6 October): Alenka Bratušek, Valdis Dombrovskis, Andrus Ansip and Federica Mogherini

Vice president designates Alenka Bratušek, Valdis Dombrovskis, Andrus Ansip and high representative Federica Mogherini have appeared at the European Parliament for three-hour long interviews. Their competences and knowledge were tested on 6 October by the relevant parliamentary committees. More information Summary of hearings on Storify Juncker Commission Press release on the Juncker Commission EP on […]

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