Council Decision of 16 September 2010 on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, and provisional application of the Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part
The European Union (EU) has a policy of critical engagement towards the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). Its goals are to support a lasting diminution of tensions on the Korean peninsula and in the region, to uphold the international non-proliferation regime and to improve the situation of human rights in the DPRK.
"في البيان الصادر عن الممثلة العليا للاتحاد الأوروبي فيديريكا موغريني بمناسبة اليوم العالمي لدعم ضحايا التعذيب، أعادت تأكيد التزام الاتحاد الأوروبي القوي بالقضاء على جميع أشكال التعذيب والتأهيل الكامل لضحاياه. فالتعذيب غير إنساني ومحظور بشكل لا لبس فيه بموجب القانون الدولي.
On the occasion of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon, Ambassador Christina Lassen, made the following comments: "In her statement on the occasion of the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, High Representative Federica Mogherini reaffirmed the European Union's strong commitment to the eradication of all forms of torture and the full rehabilitation of torture victims. Torture is inhumane and unequivocally prohibited under international law.
Ahead of the European Council of 28 and 29 June, High Representative Federica Mogherini this weekend sent an advance copy of the EU Global Strategy on foreign and security policy to the Member States. She will formally present the strategy to the Heads of State/Government during this week's summit in Brussels.