The European Union recognises the relevance of the recent demonstrations in Chile and its people’s legitimate demands, noting also the latest decisions of the President on a social package and changes in his government, as well as the decision not to host COP 25 and the APEC Summits in Chile.
The illegal attempt to dismiss Prime-Minister Gomes and his Government threatens to derail the ongoing electoral process in Guinea-Bissau. The Government, whose programme was recently approved by a parliamentary majority, is the sole and legitimate executive power in Guinea-Bissau, supported by regional and international partners.
In order to preserve stability and sustainable development, the electoral cycle should be pursued with the Presidential elections planned on November 24th 2019. The EU expects all stakeholders to avoid any actions that undermine this process.
The European Union congratulates Rafael Mariano Grossi of Argentina on his appointment as the new Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
IAEA plays a crucial role in upholding nuclear safety and security, a rules-based global order, effective multilateralism, and implementation of public international law, as well as in monitoring and verifying Iran’s nuclear-related commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA).
Cette journée a vu l’espoir renaître: la réunion inaugurale du comité constitutionnel, mis en place dans le cadre de la résolution 2254 du Conseil de sécurité de l’ONU pour débattre du futur cadre constitutionnel de la Syrie, a eu lieu à Genève.
Today is a day of renewed hope: the opening ceremony of the Constitutional Committee, established in the framework of UN Security Council Resolution 2254 to discuss a future constitutional framework for Syria, took place in Geneva.
Federica Mogherini, haute représentante de l’Union pour les affaires étrangères et la politique de sécurité et vice-présidente de la Commission européenne, a accueilli mardi à Bruxelles les dirigeants des pays partenaires des Balkans occidentaux pour un dîner de travail.
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, hosted the leaders of the Western Balkans partners on Tuesday in Brussels for a working dinner.