On this first International Day commemorating the victims of acts of violence based on religion or belief, we pay tribute to all those around the world who lost their lives and suffered attacks because of their religion or belief. Persecution as a response to religious belief or affiliation, or lack thereof, is a violation of international law and requires joint work to combat it.
As we mark the International Criminal Justice Day, the European Union reaffirms its longstanding support towards the international criminal justice system and in particular its unwavering commitment to the International Criminal Court (ICC), as part of the EU's wider commitment to a rules-based international order.
The Council today adopted conclusions on the EU's priorities at the 74th UN General Assembly(September 2019 – September 2020). These conclusions complements the Council conclusions on strengthening multilateralism which were adopted on 17 June 2019.
As part of her tour of the Sahel region and the Central African Republic, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini today met with the President of the Central African Republic, Faustin-Archange Touadéra, in Bangui.
Dans le cadre de sa tournée dans la région du Sahel et en République centrafricaine, la haute représentante/vice-présidente Federica Mogherini a rencontré aujourd'hui à Bangui le Président de la République centrafricaine, Faustin-Archange Touadéra.