Delegation of the European Union to Russia

EEAS RSS Feeds

Displaying 1 - 10 of 1217

The European Union stands in full support and solidarity with the Czech Republic and deplores Russia’s response to expel 20 Czech diplomats. Russia’s decision follows the announcement by the Czech Republic on 17 April to expel 18 Russian embassy staff, based on reasonable suspicion about the involvement of Russian military intelligence service (GRU) agents in the 2014 explosion of an ammunition depot in the town of Vrbětice, resulting in the death of two Czech nationals. These GRU agents were also in charge of the attempted murder of the Skripals in Salisbury in 2018.

Languages:

Check against delivery!

Good afternoon to all of you.

It has been a long, intensive and very useful [Foreign Affairs] Council by video conference, once again. Due to the travel restrictions, the [Foreign Affairs] Ministers have decided to hold this meeting through the plasma.

In 2020, the EU and its 27 Member States have significantly increased their Official Development Assistance (ODA) for partner countries to €66.8 billion, according to preliminary figures published on 13 April 2021 by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's Development Assistance Committee (OECD-DAC). Compared to 2019 levels, EU27 collective ODA in 2020 has increased by €8.9 billion (15%) in nominal terms. Thereby, the EU and its Member States confirm their position as the world's leading donor, providing 46% of global assistance.

Languages:

18/04/2021 – HR/VP Blog – The Covid-19 crisis continues to change the global balance of power. The new IMF economic forecast shows that the recovery is underway even if uncertainties remain. However, the gap between emerging and developing countries and the advanced economies plus China is worrying. The EU is also at serious risk of falling behind the US and China if it does not develop active policies to prevent this.

The Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Iran nuclear deal, will resume its work in a physical format today, 17 April at 13.00 CET in Vienna.

The Joint Commission will be chaired on behalf of EU High Representative Josep Borrell by the Deputy Secretary General/Political Director of the European External Action Service, Enrique Mora. It will be attended by representatives of China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and Iran.

The new and revamped €28.4 billion Erasmus+ programme for 2021-2027 will fund learning mobility and cross-border cooperation projects, and will seek to be even more inclusive and to support the green and digital transitions. Erasmus+ will also support the resilience of education and training systems in the face of the pandemic.

Languages:

The European Union and its Member States express their solidarity with the United States on the impact of malicious cyber activities, notably the SolarWinds cyber operation, which, the United States assesses, has been conducted by the Russian Federation.

Languages:

We live in the world of photographs, we exchange them every day, publish them on social networks. Sometimes we send a photo without even thinking whether it is a real one or a fake. Any photo stores information not only about the camera on which it was taken, but also about the place. How to analyze photos? What can you learn about the photo and its author? What are the services and ways to verify the authenticity of the image or a caption to it?

Languages:

The Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Iran nuclear deal, will resume its work in a physical format tomorrow on Thursday 15 April at 12.30 CET in Vienna.

The Joint Commission will be chaired on behalf of EU High Representative Josep Borrell by the Deputy Secretary General/Political Director of the European External Action Service, Enrique Mora. It will be attended by representatives of China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and Iran.

Pages