Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on air accident in Spain
I was sad to learn of the crash of a Greek fighter jet at the Los Llanos base in Spain participating in a NATO exercise programme, which has caused many casualties.
Quartet Envoys' Press Statement
The Middle East Quartet Envoys (US, Russia, UN and EU) met on 26th January in Brussels. EU High Representative Federica Mogherini attended the start of the meeting.
Déclaration de la HR/VP Federica Mogherini suite à l'adoption de la loi électorale en République Démocratique du Congo
L'implication de tous les acteurs politiques a permis de trouver une solution concernant la loi électorale qui vient d'être votée. L'engagement de toutes les parties à oeuvrer dans l'intérêt du pays et à éviter une grave crise politique en République...
Statement of HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the violence in Egypt
Today's violence in Egypt during protests on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the Egyptian revolution has resulted in the loss of lives.
High Representative Federica Mogherini to convene extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council on Ukraine on 29 January
Following yesterday's attack on Mariupol and the escalation of violence in the Donbas Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, decided to convene extraordinary Foreign...
Statement of the HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the execution of Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa
The beheading of Haruna Yukawa, hostage of the terrorist group Da’esh, is yet another demonstration that this organisation’s ideology and actions are in breach of all universally recognized values and rights.
Press Release: Letters from HRVP Federica Mogherini to Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Prince Saud bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
The High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini expressed her deepest condolences to H.R.H. Prince Saud bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud following the passing of H. M. King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
Statement by the Spokesperson on the call of High Representative Federica Mogherini with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, has spoken this afternoon with President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, following the attack launched by separatists on Mariupol.
Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the attack on Mariupol
Residential areas of the city of Mariupol have been fired upon today from separatist held territory, which has cost the lives of at least fifteen civilians, wounding many others and terrorising the innocent population.
Statement by the Spokesperson on the latest developments regarding the situation in Eastern Ukraine
Time is running out in Eastern Ukraine where the escalation of fighting has caused far too many civilian as well as military casualties.
Statement by the Spokesperson on the South Sudan peace process
After more than a year of conflict and protracted negotiations, it is high time for the leaders on both sides to start putting the interest of their people first and work genuinely towards peace and prosperity.
Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on the latest developments in Yemen
Last night's resignation of the President of Yemen as well as the Yemeni Prime Minister and his Cabinet, coupled with the violence that we have witnessed in Sana'a and in several provinces of Yemen, including in Mareb, is putting the remarkable promises...
Statement of the International Envoys to the Great Lakes Region on the Situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
The Team of International Envoys for the Great Lakes region express their deep concern about recent violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). They further express their deepest condolences to the families of the victims.
EU deploys Election Observation Mission in Nigeria
In response to an invitation by the Nigerian authorities, the European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to observe the Presidential, Parliamentary and then Gubernatorial and State Assembly elections in Nigeria. These are scheduled...
Remarks by the HR/VP Federica Mogherini at the joint press conference with US Secretary of State John Kerry in Washington
HIGH REPRESENTATIVE MOGHERINI: Thank you, John. You’ve said it all. As my first trip as a minister was to Washington, my first trip, my visit as a high representative for the European Union outside of our immediate region is in Washington. In think...
Statement by the HR/VP Federica Mogherini on the ongoing situation in Yemen
Fighting in Sana’a since yesterday, especially around the Presidential palace, the targeting of Prime Minister Bahah's convoy and the attempt to besiege the Republican Palace where the Prime Minister held meetings clearly aim at derailing Yemen’s democratic...
Press release: EU and Kazakhstan initial Enhanced Partnership and Cooperation Agreement
This agreement will greatly facilitate stronger political and economic relations between Kazakhstan and the EU. It will increase the flow of trade, services and investment between the parties and will contribute to Kazakhstan's political and social development.The...
EU-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue
The European Union and Vietnam held on 19 January 2015 in Brussels the fourth round of their annual enhanced Dialogue on Human Rights in the spirit of the EU-Vietnam Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) signed in June 2012.
Remarks by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the press conference after the Foreign Affairs Council
As you know, we started our work with the point on terrorism, reacting not only to what happened in Paris earlier this month but also to a common threat that is there not only for Europeans but also countries and people in the Arab world, in Africa,...
High Representative Mogherini meets with Japanese Foreign Minister Kishida
Brussels, 19 January 2015 – High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini met today with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida in Brussels.
Press release following the meeting between the High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini and the Secretary General of the League of Arab States (LAS), Dr. Nabil El Araby
The High Representative and Vice President Federica Mogherini met today with the Secretary General of the League of Arab States (LAS), Dr. Nabil El Araby, in Brussels.