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After almost three weeks, facts are finally emerging, confirming that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the premises of the Consulate General of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul on 2 October 2018. The European Union expresses its deepest condolences to his family and friends and
Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn on the vote in the Parliament of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia on the constitutional changes for the implementation of the Prespa agreement
The 12th ASEM (Asia-Europe Meeting) Summit took place on 18-19 October in Brussels, bringing together 51 countries, as well as EU and Asian institutions. Under the title "Global Partners for Global Challenges", leaders addressed some of the world's most pressing issues.
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, and the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, joined ASEAN Leaders in Brussels for wide-ranging discussions on common challenges and on strengthening the important EU-ASEAN
More than 3,000 academic exchange opportunities will be available for students and academic staff to study teach and train, thanks to the EU's Erasmus+ new Call for Proposals for Russia with a total budget of EUR 17 million. The EU has kicked off an awareness raising campaign to inform young
Switch Africa Green: promoting African countries' transition towards an inclusive green economy
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UNGA 2018
The European Union and the Republic of Korea are strategic partners, marking the 55th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations this year. Relations between the EU and the Republic of Korea are governed by three key agreements, namely the Political Framework Agreement, the Free Trade
Fighting and preventing human smuggling and trafficking is one of the priorities of the European Union and crucial to address irregular migration in a comprehensive way. Criminal networks take advantage of people’s despair and use land, sea and air routes to facilitate irregular migration, putting
Culture is an essential part of our relationship with today’s world to make the EU a stronger and more sovereign global actor. Culture is a powerful tool to build bridges between people, notably the young, and reinforce mutual understanding. It can also be an engine for economic and social
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Hybrid activities by State and non-state actors continue to pose a serious and acute threat to the EU and its Member States. Efforts to destabilise countries by undermining public trust in government institutions and by challenging the core values of societies have become more common. Our societies
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