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EU foreign affairs ministers, gathered today in Luxembourg for a Foreign Affairs Council, have condemned Turkey's military action in north east Syria. "We have a common united European Union position … on the developments in the north-east of Syria … there is a clear condemnation from the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 14/10/2019
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.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to IRAQ - Publication date: 14/10/2019
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
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to IRAQ - Publication date: 29/09/2019
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini has presented the third progress report on the implementation of the European Union Global Strategy, “The EU Global Strategy in Practice- Three years on, looking forward”, which will be discussed by the EU Foreign and Defence Ministers at the
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 14/06/2019
The European Union has started as a peace project and has successfully transformed a war-torn and conflict-prone continent into a global actor in peacebuilding and conflict resolution. The European Union promotes peace across the globe by addressing the root causes of conflict, contributing to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 21/09/2018
Human rights are at the heart of the European Union's external action and the EU reaffirms its role as a leading global proponent of the promotion and protection of human rights. On 28 May 2018, the Council adopted the EU's annual report on human rights and democracy in the world in 2017.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to IRAQ - Publication date: 28/06/2018
In 2017 every 2 seconds one person was forced to flee their home due to war, persecution or violence. With millions of people in need on a record high the European Union continues its work with partners around the world to address the humanitarian challenges and to provide long-term support. Last
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 20/06/2018