Check against delivery! Good afternoon, buenos días, Allow me to say something about something that is not on the agenda of the European Union Council today. This morning we have had a seminar with the Ministers of Defence to continue discussing about the Strategic Compass that will be on the
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 21/10/2021
Check against delivery! Good afternoon, It has been a long day, a long meeting, a lot of discussions. Because we had several points on the current affairs. First, we discussed about [the] Gulf. I just came back from the Gulf, we have been there a couple of weeks ago. It was clear for me, and it
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 18/10/2021
Check against delivery! Thank you President. My first words have to be to thank you, President [of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Nechirvan] Barzani, for the warm welcome here in Erbil. I am pleased to conclude my visit to Iraq in this region, the Kurdistan region. It would be impossible to visit
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 07/09/2021
Check against delivery! Thank you Minister. I would like to thank Foreign Minister [of Iraq], Fuad Hussein, for inviting me to Baghdad. We met in June, when I had the pleasure to welcome you and your Prime Minister [Mustafa Al-Kadhimi] at the European Union Foreign [Affairs] Council in Luxembourg.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 06/09/2021
Check against delivery! I am happy to see you [journalists] here physically, in person. Today, at this meeting in Luxembourg, the first thing is to talk about Belarus. We are first going to have a meeting with the Belarus opposition leader, Ms [Sviatlana] Tsikhanouskaya. She will explain the
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 21/06/2021
In a more challenging global environment, the EU needs to enhance its ability to prevent confl icts and strengthen international peace and security. With the new European Peace Facility (EPF), the EU is taking on more responsibility as a global security provider.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 22/03/2021
09/11/2020 – Brussels – EEAS. HR/VP Josep Borrell underlines the importance of strong EU international engagement at a time of crisis. He calls on EU Ambassadors to be outward facing, results oriented and pro-active to make sure the EU handles the on-going battle of narratives.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 09/11/2020
EU global response to coronavirus across all of Iraq. Urgent, short-term emergency response and Mitigating the economic and social impact across all of Iraq eu_covid19_iraq_response_factsheet.pdf arabic_eu_covid19_iraq_response_factsheet_v4.pdf press Category: Factsheets Regions: Middle East
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to IRAQ - Publication date: 30/09/2020
Check against delivery! Thank you Madam President, Honourable Members, It is really evident that the virus pandemic has been accompanied by an ‘infodemic’, by a pandemic of disinformation. We have witnessed a wave of false and misleading information, and an exponential increase in targeted
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 18/06/2020
Check against delivery! Today, we have been discussing the situation in the Southern Neighbourhood and the wider Middle East in light of the coronavirus pandemic, and on [the Middle East Peace Process] and the formation of the new Israeli government. Apart from discussing these points, I have also
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 16/05/2020