On 11 March 2004, ten bombs exploded almost simultaneously aboard four commuter trains in Madrid (Spain), killing 193 people and injuring around 2,000. Every year since that terrorist attack perpetrated by al-Qaeda, one of the deadliest in the history of Europe, the European Union remembers on this
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 11/03/2020
EUCAP Sahel Niger provided recently an intensive 2-weeks pedagogical training to 18 Nigeriens who will serve as future trainers in criminal investigation and analysis as well as anti-arms and drugs trafficking.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 04/03/2020
"Westlessness’" is the term chosen by the report ahead of this year’s Munich Security Conference to describe "a feeling of uneasiness and restlessness in the face of increasing uncertainty about the enduring purpose of the West". High Representative/Vice President Borrell will
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 14/02/2020
The traditional culture and art festival in Segou, central Mali is threatened by Islamist violence. The civilian EUCAP Mission supports local security forces that protect festival goers and their established way of life.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 14/02/2020
14/02/2020- Every day we see vivid proof of the need for the EU to step up its game and take greater responsibility for its security. We have multiple crises burning in our neighbourhood and further afield. Crises that cannot be addressed by one Member State alone but require consolidated, joint
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 14/02/2020
Over 200 senior police officers in six regions of Ukraine are expected to undergo the ‘Corruption Prevention Restrictions and Financial Control’ programme by the end of March 2020. This is a joint initiative of the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) and the Corruption Prevention and Lustration
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 06/02/2020
23/01/2020- Not many people may know, but right now the EU has around 5,000 women and men working for 16 crisis management missions and operations deployed on three continents – soon to become 17 with the new civilian mission to be launched in the Central African Republic. They are the beating heart
Author: Josep Borrell, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission - Publication date: 23/01/2020
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Author: The European Union Military Staff (EUMS) - Publication date: 22/01/2020