The regrettable trend of confiscations and demolitions since the beginning of the year, including of EU-funded humanitarian assistance, was confirmed once again this week by demolitions of temporary shelters in Jabal al-Baba, a Bedouin community in the so-called E1 area. Bedouin communities in the central West Bank have faced repeated confiscations and demolitions in recent years, as part of the plans which have put them in grave humanitarian need and risk ending in forced transfers.
Under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the European Union and the United States have lifted economic and financial nuclear-related sanctions on Iran in exchange for Iran’s significant curtailment of its nuclear program. This commitment to lift sanctions was fulfilled on Implementation Day, January 16, 2016, and, as a result, there are now extensive economic opportunities for companies and financial institutions in Europe and around the world to do business in Iran.
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, and Salahuddin Rabbani, Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan met today in Brussels in the margins of the NATO Foreign Ministers' meeting.
Интервью посла ЕС в России Вигаудаса Ушацкаса радиостанции "Вести ФМ"
Глава представительства Евросоюза в России Вигаудас Ушацкас - частый гость в российских средствах массовой информации. Посол активно участвует в дискуссиях на различные темы, затрагивающие отношения между ЕС и Россией, а также объясняет политику ЕС российской аудитории.