Following the latest announcement by Turkish Authorities that the drilling ship Yavuz is going to be dispatched for a new drilling operation, the EU recalls its position concerning Turkey’s illegal drilling activities in Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone. Concrete steps towards creating an
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 18/01/2020
CFSP/CSDP: Speech by High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell at the European Parliament Speech by High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell at the European Parliament plenary debate on the annual report on the implementation of the common foreign and security policy and on the annual
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 15/01/2020
The EU and the UN are increasing cooperation to promote women's meaningful participation in all roles and areas of expertise (civilian, military, police) at all levels in UN peacekeeping and EU crisis management missions and operations, as well as in peace processes.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 22/11/2019
Check against delivery! Thank you all for being here. Thank you for organising this. It is true, indeed, that the idea of having this event on the occasion of my visit here in Japan- the second time in a month - and on the occasion of the G20 Foreign Ministers' meeting came out of a
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 22/11/2019
The European Union exercises maximum diplomacy with everybody during crises. This is the natural role of the EU in support of peace, security and democracy, said the High Representative Federica Mogherini following the Foreign Affairs Council on Monday.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 12/11/2019
The Foreign Affairs Council discussed pressing issues on the international agenda. The High Representative and foreign ministers followed-up on their discussion on Syria at the last Foreign Affairs Council in October, and recalled their commitment to halt arms exports to Turkey. They also noted the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 11/11/2019
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
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 30/10/2019
Digital cooperation was high on the EU's agenda at this year's United Nations General Assembly in New York. For EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, the focus was on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems (LAWS), as well as promoting multilateral cooperation in this field and using
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 22/10/2019