A new programme called Innovating Jogja was launched in Yogyakarta on 19 July 2016, aiming to foster innovation activities through the engagement of a wide range of stakeholders. The initiative is supported by the Indonesian Ministry of Industry, BNI Bank, universities and business in Yogyakarta, as well as the European Union.
High Representative Federica Mogherini gathered EU foreign ministers in Brussels on Monday for the monthly Foreign Affairs Council: recent events in Turkey and the tragic attack in Nice featured high on the agenda of the meeting.
High Representative Federica Mogherini and Kuwaiti Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid Al-Jarallah today signed a Cooperation Arrangement between the European External Action Service (EEAS) and the Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which aims to increase the number of exchanges between officials and promote regular political dialogue and concrete cooperation initiatives.
The verdict that a Bahraini court issued to dissolve Al Wefaq political society and to liquidate its assets is the last of a series of worrying developments in the country. The EU expects this judgment to be reversed.
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of European Commission met today with Kuwaiti Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid Al-Jarallah to exchange views on the situation in the region in particular in Iraq and Syria.
Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of European Commission met today with Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates.
A meeting of the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) took place on 19 July 2016 in Vienna, six month after Implementation Day and one year after the conclusion of the JCPOA.
Earlier today, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) launched three ballistic missiles into the Sea of Japan. This is another clear and grave violation of the DPRK’s international obligations, as set out in UN Security Council Resolutions.