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European security and defence has turned 20 this year and while more work lies ahead, a lot has been achieved over the past few years. Today, the EU is a global security provider, taking an active role to stabilise our neighbourhood and keep European citizens safe. There is a unique European way to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 18/10/2019
High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, and the Minister of National Defence of Viet Nam, General NGO Xuan Lich, signed an Agreement establishing a framework for the participation of Viet Nam in
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/10/2019
The security situation in the Sahel is degrading. The EU supports the security and defence efforts of the G5 Sahel countries inter alia by deploying security advisors. The CivOpsCdr and the EU Special Representative for the Sahel visited Mali for an on-the-spot evaluation with the Malian leadership.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 09/10/2019
The EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) is the only permanent international presence on the ground monitoring the situation between the two breakaway regions of Georgia, namely Abkhazia and South Ossetia. An open dialogue that takes place at meetings of the IPRM and via an EUMM-managed Hotline provides
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 07/10/2019
On 25 September, in the margins of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, the High Representative of the Union and Vice-President, Federica Mogherini, took part in a high-level meeting dedicated to the Sahel and Mali. With hundreds of people killed in Burkina Faso and Mali since the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 27/09/2019
The European Union helps Libyan authorities inter alia to counter organized crime. EUBAM Libya recently set up workshops in Tunis on special investigation techniques and forensics with the collaboration of CT-Mena.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 19/09/2019
In the rapidly changing world of technology, Palestinian judges need to be fully updated so they can better handle cybercrime cases and electronic evidence with integrity and fairness. EUPOL COPPS advisers are helping the judges to raise their capabilities so they can cope with the new realities of
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 03/09/2019