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Election observation gives the opportunity to assess an electoral process according to international standards. The EU is a leading global actor in providing and financing electoral assistance complementary to election observation. This dual form of EU election support constitutes a significant contribution to the promotion of governance and development objectives.

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Each EU missions works in the framework of a comprehensive approach. The mission works in agreement and coordination with the EU Delegations in the same area and in the framework of EU regional policies.

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Today's decision by the so-called Supreme Court of Crimea to prohibit the activities of the Mejlis, a self-governing body of the Crimean Tatars, labelling it "an extremist organisation", represents a grave attack on the rights of the Crimean Tatars as a whole. It constitutes a further very negative escalation in the human rights situation on the Crimean peninsula since its illegal annexation by the Russian Federation in 2014, including as regards the persecution of persons belonging to minorities.

Statement by the Spokesperson on the murder of activists in Bangladesh
 
Yesterday two Bangladeshi LGBTI activists were brutally murdered in a horrifying attack in Dhaka, which also left a policeman and a security guard injured.
 
With the killings of a law student on 6 April and of an English language professor on 23 April, this is already the third violent attack in Bangladesh in less than a month. 
 
We express our deepest condolences to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery to the injured. 
 

Statement by the Spokesperson on the murder of activists in Bangladesh
 
Yesterday two Bangladeshi LGBTI activists were brutally murdered in a horrifying attack in Dhaka, which also left a policeman and a security guard injured.
 
With the killings of a law student on 6 April and of an English language professor on 23 April, this is already the third violent attack in Bangladesh in less than a month.  
 
We express our deepest condolences to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery to the injured.  
 

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Mr Chairman,

I am speaking on behalf of the European Union. The following countries align themselves with this statement: Turkey, Albania, Montenegro, Serbia, Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova.

The High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini today met the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Swiss Confederation Didier Burkhalter in Brussels.

The High Representative and the Minister talked about a number of matters of common interest in the foreign policy and European security fields.

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Instituto de Investigaciones para el Desarrollo de la Educación de la Universidad Iberoamericana de la Ciudad
de México, presentarán los resultados del trabajo realizado en el marco del proyecto “Promoción de la
participación de ANEs, educadores y padres de familia en las políticas públicas educativas del estado de
Oaxaca”, cofinanciado por la Unión Europea, dentro del programa Actores No Estatales en Desarrollo.

Aujourd'hui, la Haute Représentante/Vice-présidente Federica Mogherini a rencontré le Ministre des affaires étrangères de la Confédération suisse, Didier Burkhalter à Bruxelles.

La Haute Représentante et le Ministre ont discuté des dossiers d'intérêt commun dans le domaine de la politique étrangère et de la sécurité européenne.

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