A sentence of seven years imprisonment has been handed down to veteran journalist GAO Yu today, despite the serious doubts that have been raised about the legal procedure. The sentence highlights the situation faced by a number of Chinese Human Rights...
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, will be facilitating the next meeting of the high level dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina with Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić...
The attack in which eleven members of the Colombian armed forces were killed and others wounded by a FARC brigade is a serious obstacle on the way to a much needed reconciliation.
The six and a half year custodial sentence imposed by an Azerbaijan court on Mr Rasul Jafarov, a well-known human rights defender and respected partner of international donors, appears harsh and disproportionate to the alleged offences on which it is based.
Good evening. It is a pleasure to be here at Leiden University’s The Hague Campus. A place that brings together the best of two worlds: with centuries of academic tradition – founded in 1575, Leiden is one of Europe’s leading universities.
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The E3/EU+3 and Iran will continue work towards a comprehensive solution to the Iranian nuclear issue based on the key understandings reached in Switzerland on April 2. Political Directors will meet next week in Vienna. A bilateral meeting of EU Political...
Malaysia has decided to strengthen the Sedition Act, instead of repealing it as previously announced.
Check Against Delivery! First of all let me thank the German Presidency of the G7 for the excellent meeting we've had in this wonderful setting and with such a rich and complex agenda. We've touched upon all the major crises we have on the international...
The EU Delegation to the State of Israel, together with all Embassies of EU Member States in Israel, joins people in Israel commemorating today the victims of the Shoah and the heroes of resistance. [84 KB]
The elections for Governors and local Assemblies on 11 April brought to an end the Nigerian electoral process.
We, the Foreign Ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States and the High Representative of the European Union have gathered in Lübeck on 14-15 April to address a number of major international issues that impact...
A year has passed since 287 school girls from Chibok, in north-eastern Nigeria, were abducted by Boko Haram. Though some girls escaped, others have since been taken and more than 300 girls are still missing.
Je vous remercie pour votre courrier du 10 novembre 2014. L'Union européenne a suivi avec attention les évènements documentés par le rapport du Bureau Commun des Nations Unies pour les Droits de l'Homme (BCNUDH) faisant état d'exactions commises par des...
I would like to thank the Minister and the Government of Spain for the initiative, for the hospitality, for the excellent initiative and the hospitality.
Sr. Presidente del Gobierno de España, Sr. Presidente de la Generalidad de Cataluña, Mesdames et Messieurs les Ministres, Monsieur le Secrétaire général, Dear friends, Venir a Barcelona es siempre un placer. Les quiero agradecer a ellos especialmente...
The High Representative and Vice-president Federica Mogherini is in Panama since yesterday for the seventh Summit of the Americas; it is the first time the European Union is invited to the meeting.
La Délégation de l'Union européenne partage les interrogations qui se sont fait jour des différents côtés suite à la découverte d'une fosse commune à Maluku, près de Kinshasa. [172 KB]
The security and humanitarian situation in the Yarmouk refugee camp in Syria has gone from bad to worse. Innocent people are now being used as human shields by the fighting sides. The Syria crisis has already led to too much suffering. A new massacre must be avoided.
After the confirmation by the Bangladeshi Supreme Court of the death sentence in the case of Mr. Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, the European Union reiterates its opposition to the use of capital punishment in all cases and under all circumstances.
It has now been one month since the abduction on 9 March of human rights defender and leader of Occupy Africa Unity Square, Itai Dzamara. The EU Delegation remains deeply concerned for his welfare. [168 KB]
Violent extremism has once again targeted the right of the people of Kenya to live in peace and freedom of religion. By attacking students in the college near Garissa, killing 147 young people and injuring many more, the terrorists showed their determination...
The EU has repeatedly called for martial law to be lifted and the democratic process to be restored in Thailand. The replacement of martial law by Order Number 3/2015 does not bring Thailand closer to democratic and accountable government.
Joint Statement by EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif Switzerland
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