Federica Mogherini was in Luxembourg today to chair the Foreign Affairs Council in the Defence Ministers' format. The meeting's first session focused on Afghanistan, hours after a new deadly attack in central Kabul. Today's attack "shows us how fragile the security situation is
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 19/04/2016
In recent years, the risk of hybrid threats to the EU and its Member States has increased. Today the European Commission and High Representative Federica Mogherini launched a Joint Framework to counter them. These hybrid threats are a mix of conventional and unconventional, military and non
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 06/04/2016
Leaders from around the world gathered in Washington from 31 March to 1 April for the fourth Nuclear Security Summit hosted by US President Barack Obama. The EU delegation was led by High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini and President Donald Tusk. As the world is faced with the risk
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 01/04/2016
The 13 th Summit between the European Union and India took place in Brussels on 30 March 2016. Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, Mr Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, and Mr Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, participated in the Summit. The 13 th
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 29/03/2016
Pour Barack Obama, le monde a besoin d’« une Europe forte et unie » alors que le projet européen est fragilisé par la menace d’un Brexit. La haute représentante aux affaires étrangères européennes est l'invitée de Marc Fauvelle en direct de Bruxelles.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 26/03/2016
Today High Representative Federica Mogherini met with alumni of the Erasmus + programme, the EU exchange programme for students from around the world, to discuss the priorities for the EU's Global Strategy for foreign and security policy.Mogherini – an Erasmus alumna herself – explained the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/03/2016
HR/VP Federica Mogherini and Nigeria's Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama met in Brussels on 15 March to hold the 6 th Nigeria-EU ministerial dialogue. The Nigerian Minister of Interior and the Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment participated in the dialogue.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/03/2016
On 9 March Federica Mogherini was on the first official visit ever of a High Representative to Argentina. She met political leaders and members of the Argentine business community. During the day Mogherini also paid her respects at the "Monumento a las victimas del terrorismo de estado"
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 10/03/2016