Le 19 juillet 2018 HR/ VP Federica Mogherini a annoncé la nomination de Mme Meglena Kuneva comme nouvelle Chef de la Délégation de l'Union Européenne auprès du Conseil d'Europe. De nationalité bulgare, Mme Kuneva prendra ses fonctions à compter du 1er septembre 2018, après la fin du mandat de l'Ambassadeur Vilen.
Last 19th July, 2018 HR/VP Federica Mogherini announced the nomination of MsMeglena Kuneva as new Head of the EU Delegation to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg. Bulgarian national, Ms Kuneva will assume her duties from September 1st, 2018, after the termination of Ambassador Vilen's mandate.
Shortly after the illegal annexation of the Crimean peninsula by the Russian Federation in 2014, film director Oleg Sentsov was arrested in Crimea. His health is at risk of rapid deterioration. He should be immediately and unconditionally released on humanitarian grounds.
Shortly after the illegal annexation of the Crimean peninsula by the Russian Federation in 2014, film director Oleg Sentsov was arrested in Crimea. He was treated by the Russian Federation as a Russian citizen despite his Ukrainian citizenship and against his explicit will.
Today's dismissal of the Director General of the national public broadcaster in Montenegro (RTCG), Ms Andrijana Kadija goes against freedom of expression and media which is a fundamental value of the European Union.