Monday’s Foreign Affairs Council, chaired by High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini, focused on the top priorities of the international agenda, in particular migration, ahead of this Thursday’s European Council, as well as on Libya and Syria.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 13/10/2015
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 09/10/2015
The Syrian refugee crisis requires a global effort and the European Union has launched an unprecedented coordinated action to tackle it. A conference on Thursday will set out EU support for countries in the Western Balkans as well as Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon who are the forefront of the Syrian
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 07/10/2015
EU relations with Africa, developments in Libya and a regional strategy for Syria and Iraq and the ISIL/Da'esh threat were some of the main points during the Foreign Affairs Council chaired by the HRVP. EU Foreign Ministers also tackled international aspects of EU policies in migration and
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/03/2015
The fight against violent extremism dominated a week which saw EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini visit Spain and Portugal, chair the informal meeting of EU Defence Ministers in Riga, and speak at the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to UKRAINE - Publication date: 20/02/2015
The week started with the EU High Representative Federica Mogherini chairing the Foreign Affairs Council. It focused on fighting global terrorism and on relations with Russia. It was agreed that security cooperation and cultural communication are key to fighting terrorism.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 23/01/2015