23/10/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on events in Canada on 22 October 2014 pdf - 424 KB [424 KB]

We strongly condemn the attack that occurred in Ottawa on 22 October that resulted in the death of a Canadian service member. We express our deep sympathy and offer our sincere condolences to the victims of this attack and to their families.

23/10/14 - European Union to boost Ebola research with €24.4 millionбългарски (bg) čeština (cs) dansk (da) Deutsch (de) ελληνικά (el) English (en) español (es) eesti keel (et) suomi (fi) français (fr) hrvatski (hr) magyar (hu) italiano (it) lietuvių kalba (lt) latviešu valoda (lv) Malti (mt) Nederlands (nl) polski (pl) português (pt) română (ro) slovenčina (sk) slovenščina (sl) svenska (sv)

Commission Press release Brussels, 23 October 2014 European The European Commission has today announced €24.4 million from the EU budget for urgently needed Ebola research. The funding will go to five projects, ranging from a large-scale clinical trial of a potential vaccine, to testing existing and novel compounds to treat...

23/10/14 - Ethiopia: EU increases humanitarian funding for refugeesEnglish (en)

European Commission Press release Brussels, 23 October 2014 The European Commission is providing an additional €5 million to respond to the needs of the growing number of refugees in Ethiopia. The country has become the largest refugee-hosting nation in Africa: it is sheltering more than 643 000 refugees.