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A high-level European Union delegation will be at the 74th United Nations General Assembly next week

20 September 2019
A high-level European Union delegation will be in New York for the 74th United Nations General Assembly next week. The EU representatives will host and participate in a large number of events and meetings with world leaders. The EU continues to be a leader in global cooperation: joining forces with…
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The European Union and Egypt conclude the 10th Egypt-EU Economic Dialogue under the Auspices of the Ministry of Finance

20 September 2019
The European Union (EU) and the Ministry of Finance (MoF) have concluded the 10th EU-Egypt Economic Dialogue, that took place over the course of two days, September 17th and 18th, discussing the developments of the economic situation in Egypt and the fiscal and monetary policies targeting economic…
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EU-Neighbourhood Partner Countries cooperation help dismantle criminal networks in the Mediterranean

20 September 2019
A maritime border operation coordinated by INTERPOL has detected more than a dozen suspected foreign terrorist fighters (FTFs) travelling across the Mediterranean. Operation Neptune II (24 July – 8 September) focused on the threats posed by suspected FTFs potentially using maritime routes between…
EU funds release of Standard Operating Procedures to secure integrity of digital evidence

EU funds release of Standard Operating Procedures to secure integrity of digital evidence

19 September 2019
A guide intended for use by law enforcement and judicial authorities has been developed within the framework of EU-funded CyberSouth Project. This guide includes Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) aiming at covering procedures to be followed for the onsite retrieval, securing, transport and…
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Meet the new EU Ambassador to Lebanon Ralph Tarraf

19 September 2019
Meet the new EU Ambassador to Lebanon Ralph Tarraf, in his first video message to the Lebanese. Read more Facebook
EU Police Mission, Palestinian Bar Association discuss ways to support lawyers

EU Police Mission, Palestinian Bar Association discuss ways to support lawyers

19 September 2019
On Tuesday 17 September 2017, the Head of EUPOL COPPS Mission, the EU Police and Rule of Law Mission, Kauko Aaltomaa held a meeting with the Chairman of the Palestinian Bar Association, Jawad Obeidat and discussed a variety of issues pertaining to enhancing the rule of Law and the rights of the…
EU Israel Palestine

Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the latest settlements’ announcements by the Israeli authorities

18 September 2019
The Israeli government approved a proposal on Sunday to establish a new settlement, Mevo’ot Yeriho, currently an outpost in the Jordan Valley. The European Union reiterates that all settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem, are illegal under international law. The…
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Statement by the EU Spokesperson on the first round of the presidential elections in Tunisia

18 September 2019
We have noted the official results of the first round of the presidential elections in Tunisia which took place in a peaceful and orderly way, despite the deadline imposed by the early elections. As a token of confidence between the EU and Tunisia and close cooperation in terms of good governance…
EU Border and Coast Guard Agency holds risk analysis workshop in Algeria

EU Border and Coast Guard Agency holds risk analysis workshop in Algeria

17 September 2019
Last week, Frontex, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, held the Joint Workshop on Risk Analysis and Cross-Border Crime in Algiers, Algeria, in cooperation with the African Union Mechanism for Police Cooperation (AFRIPOL). The event was held within the framework of the European…
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For a torture-free world: Council reinforces EU policy towards third countries on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment

17 September 2019
The Council adopted the following conclusions on the revised Guidelines on EU policy towards third countries on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment: "1. The Council welcomes the Guidelines on EU Policy Towards Third Countries on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or…