Check against delivery! Good evening, It was an extraordinary Foreign Affairs Council, and as you know we have discussed the recent developments in Iraq, in Iran and Libya. We had exchanges about the EU actions towards de-escalation – because this is right now the key priority: de-escalation. To
Speech by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the European Parliament plenary debate on the situation in the broader Middle East region, including the crises in Iran, Iraq and Lebanon
“This conference shows that we are not forgetting the ongoing conflict, we are not forgetting the suffering of the Syrian people,” HRVP Borrell said today at the Fourth Brussels Conference on Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region.
On 13 October, Ambassador Martin Huth had the honour to present his letter of accreditation to the President of the Republic of Iraq, H. E. Mr. Barham Salih. The President warmly welcomed the Ambassador to Iraq and expressed Iraq's wish for an even closer partnership with the European Union.
EU engaged in training CBRN first responders in Baghdad Between 9-12 September, the European Union has been engaged with Iraqi first responders in the field of CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear) risk mitigation in order to strengthen their capacities. 28 people participated in
The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It's inhumane and degrading treatment. It has no proven deterrent, allowing irreversible and fatal judicial errors. All of the EU has proudly abolished the death penalty.
The video promotes the international dimension of Erasmus+ through real life examples and shows how international cooperation is helping people outside the EU and EU citizens to internationalise. It features a series of testimonials from current and past beneficiaries of Erasmus+ mobility