Delegation to Saudi Arabia
03/05/2016 - Statement by the HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the situation in Syria [353 KB]
The new spike of violence and actions undermining the cessation of hostilities, notably the Syrian regime's most recent offensives near Aleppo and east of Damascus, put the peace talks at risk, as the UN Special Envoy de Mistura has said.
03/05/2016 - Declaration by the High Representative, Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the European Union on the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day 3 May 2016
Declaration by the High Representative, Federica Mogherini, on behalf of the European Union on the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day 3 May 2016
On this day we celebrate the World Press Freedom Day. On the 25th anniversary of the Windhoek Declaration the EU wishes to recall the principle that "the establishment, maintenance and fostering of an independent, pluralistic and free press is essential to the development and maintenance of democracy in a nation, and for economic development".
21/04/2016 - Managing the Refugee Crisis: Commission reports on implementation of EU-Turkey Statement [181 KB]
- 28/04/16 - EU has today announced new actions to tackle irregular migration and forced displacement in the Horn of Africa
- 27/04/16 - A new integrated EU policy for the Arctic adopted
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 April 2016 The High Representative and the European Commission set out an integrated response to the challenges of the Arctic. The High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission have today adopted a policy proposal that will guide the...
- 27/04/16 - An Integrated EU policy for the Arctic – Frequently Asked Questions
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 April 2016 The High Representative and the European Commission set out an integrated response to the challenges of the Arctic. 1. What is the Arctic region? While various definitions for the Arctic exist, in the Joint Communication the notion “Arctic region” covers the...
- 27/04/16 - An integrated European Union policy for the Arctic - JOINT COMMUNICATION [353 KB]
JOINT COMMUNICATION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND THE COUNCIL