In the fields of Srebrenica was written the darkest page of Europe's recent history.
Today we commemorate all the victims, in the 20th anniversary of the massacre. Time and words cannot heal the pain of a mother who could not even lay her child to rest. But time and words can, today, remind us all what Europe is - should be - about.
A whole generation hoped for a new era of peace after the Cold war. That is my generation: we dreamt of a united continent, and woke up to the gloomiest of nightmares.
The UN Secretary General announced yesterday that his Special Envoy for Yemen had gathered the commitment of President Hadi and his government, the Houthis as well as the General People’s Congress and other Yemeni parties to implement an unconditional humanitarian pause to start on Friday, 10 July until the end of Ramadan.
La Thaïlande a expulsé vers la Chine une centaine de turcophones, dont des femmes et des enfants, en violation du principe de non-refoulement, qui constitue un principe fondamental du droit humanitaire international.
EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini said “the moment of truth will come extremely soon, [in the] next hours I think,” speaking from Vienna in an exclusive interview with Christiane Amanpour about the P5+1 talks with Iran.
Beijing, 10th July 2015- As part of the activities to celebrate the 40th anniversary of EU-China diplomatic relations, EU Ambassador to China Mr. Hans Dietmar Schweisgut today officially opened an exhibition of children's artworks entitled "Dreams of Europe and China" in Beijing this morning. The 2015 Children's Art Competition and Exhibition called for children from both European and Chinese schools to present drawings based on their visions of China and Europe.
Due to the final stages of the negotiations with Iran in Vienna that she coordinates, High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini will not be able to attend the 20th anniversary commemoration of the Srebrenica genocide tomorrow at the Potočari Memorial Park.
She has taken this decision with a heavy heart, but conscious of the fact that working to try to finalise an agreement on the Iranian nuclear file is the best way to help building peace and trust, honouring the victims of all conflicts.