Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues
I welcome Israel’s decision to resume the transfer of the Palestinian Authority’s tax revenues.
Statement of the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini on the situation in Yemen
The latest events in Yemen have dramatically worsened the already fragile situation in the country and risk having serious regional consequences.
Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the 40th anniversary of the entry into force of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention
Today we celebrate the 40th anniversary of the entry into force of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BTWC).
The European Union Delegation for the Pacific issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Fiji
Statement by the Spokesperson on the ratification of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty by Angola
With the ratification of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), Angola has confirmed its commitment to the objective of eliminating all nuclear test explosions worldwide.
Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini following her visit to Cuba
I have started by meeting this morning with the Cardinal Ortega, with whom we discussed not only the role of the Church in Cuba but also the diplomatic efforts of the Catholic Church in the region. I followed the day with a meeting with two economic...
Message of Condolence by the EU Ambassador to Singapore on the Passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew
I wish to express my heartfelt sympathy to his family and the people of Singapore for the passing away of Mr Lee Kuan Yew.
Opening remarks by High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini at the Libyan Municipalities Dialogue Meeting, Brussels
Thank you very much for being here in Brussels today. It is an honour for me to welcome you all in Brussels. Let me start with a sad note. I know that Hicham Youssef just lost his father. I would like to present him our deep condolences, and thank him...
Remarks by High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini ahead of the Libyan Municipalities Dialogue Meeting in Brussels
We have this morning an important meeting in Brussels, thanks to the excellent work of the UN SG envoy to Libya, Bernardino Leon in cooperation with us. The EU and the UN are working on a daily basis together on the Libyan issue and Bernardino Leon has...
Statement by the Spokesperson on the arrest and detention of five Chinese human rights defenders campaigning against sexual harassment on International Women's Day
The recent arrest and detention of women’s rights activists in China on the grounds that they wanted to launch a campaign against sexual harassment on International Women's Day violates their right to demonstrate peacefully. We urge the Chinese authorities...
Joint statement after today's discussion on nuclear negotiations with Iran
We, the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States, together with the EU High Representative, met this afternoon to review progress in the nuclear negotiations with Iran.
EU to host meeting of Libyan mayors and local representatives
On 23 and 24 March, the EU will host a meeting of 34 Libyan mayors and local leaders as part of the UN-led Libyan Political Dialogue. The meeting will be held under the auspices of the SRSG Bernadino Leon.
Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini following the European Council
Libyans have to understand it very well, there is no other option apart from the dialogue and the dialogue has to bring results. It is the future of the country, it's the future of the region and also the future of the European security which is at stake....