A meeting of the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will take place in Vienna on 16 December. The Joint Commission will be chaired on behalf of EU High Representative Josep Borrell by the Secretary General of the European External Action Service Helga Maria Schmid
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 30/11/2020
With European prosperity and Asian peace and security closely connected, the European Union has decided to strengthen its security cooperation in and with Asia. This is also in line with the steps taken by the EU in the past years to strengthen its role as a global security provider: Europe and Asia
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 06/10/2020
China has become the 107 th State Party to the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). By acceding to the ATT, China, an important arms exporter, contributes to the advancement of the Treaty’s objectives to regulate the international trade in conventional arms, to prevent and eradicate the illicit trade in
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 07/07/2020
Brussels, 20/04/2020 Check against delivery! Thank you for this opportunity to discuss the implications of this pandemic in EU foreign affairs and for your strong support to a joint EU response to this global crisis. Because it is really a global crisis which is affecting all geopolitical aspects.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 20/04/2020
The European Union reaffirms today its support to the universal ban on chemical weapons. It is a tribute to all those who have lost their lives or loved ones and suffered harm from chemical weapons as well as a commitment to promoting peace and security. The Chemical Weapons Convention and the
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 29/11/2019
The Council today adopted conclusions welcoming the publication of the first joint synthesis report of the EU and its member states on ''Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals across the world'' as an important contribution to EU reporting at the High Level Political Forum
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 08/07/2019
On 2-3 June, the Deputy Secretary-General of the European External Action Service, Jean-Christophe Belliard, will participate in the 17th International Institute of Strategic Studies Asia Security Summit in Singapore, commonly referred to as the Shangri-La Dialogue.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 01/06/2018