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Check against delivery! Thank you. Thank you very much, Gustav [Lindstrom, Director of the EU Institute for Security Studies, EUISS]. Let me also thank you and – let me say- our entire team for the excellent work that we have done over these last five years, also for organising this year again th
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 04/10/2019
At the Poznań Summit on the Western Balkans, the EU confirmed its commitment to strengthen cooperation with the region with a set of concrete measures focusing on five key areas: transport and energy, digital, economy, security and good neighbourly relations.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 05/07/2019
The European Council elected today Charles Michel as President of the European Council. The President of the European Council is elected for the period from 1 December 2019 until 31 May 2022. The European Council adopted the decision proposing Ursula von der Leyen to the European Parliament as
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 02/07/2019
The measures target the financial, energy and defence sectors, and the area of dual-use goods. They were originally introduced on 31 July 2014 for one year in response to Russia's actions destabilising the situation in Ukraine and strengthened in September 2014.
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 27/06/2019
The Council reiterates that cooperation through effective multilateralism remains the best way to advance national as well as collective interests. The EU aims at an effective multilateral system that delivers results in tackling today's and tomorrow's global challenges.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 17/06/2019
Over the past days, the people of Hong Kong have exercised their fundamental right to assemble and express themselves freely and peacefully. These rights need to be respected. Restraint should be exercised by all sides; violence and escalatory responses must be avoided. The European Union shares
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 12/06/2019
On 17 May 2019, the Council established a framework which allows the EU to impose targeted restrictive measures to deter and respond to cyber-attacks which constitute an external threat to the EU or its member states, including cyber-attacks against third States or international organisations where
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 17/05/2019
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 14/05/2019