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The fight against violent extremism dominated a week which saw EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini visit Spain and Portugal, chair the informal meeting of EU Defence Ministers in Riga, and speak at the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism.

Les directeurs politiques du groupe E3/UE+3 et l’Iran se réuniront le 22 février 2015 à Genève en vue de poursuivre leurs efforts diplomatiques visant à trouver une solution globale à long terme à la question du nucléaire iranien.

Cette réunion sera précédée par une réunion bilatérale entre les États-Unis et l’Iran, avec la participation de la directrice politique du SEAE, Mme Helga Schmid, qui présidera dimanche la réunion des directeurs politiques du groupe E3/UE+3.


"Reports of planned further executions in Indonesia, which would be the third round of executions since November 2013, are once again deeply regrettable.

The EU is opposed to capital punishment in all cases and without exception, and has consistently called for its universal abolition.

The European Union repeats its call on the Indonesian authorities to stop all pending executions and move towards a definitive moratorium."


The Informal meeting of EU Defence Ministers in the capital of Latvia was particularly important given the deteriorating security situation at the EU borders and in view of the European Council next June. The Ministers agreed that Heads of States and Government will need to address current security and defence concerns and open a revision of the European Security strategy.

A chefe da diplomacia europeia defende que as sanções à Rússia foram “eficientes do ponto de vista económico”.