Showing posts with label EU. Show all posts
Showing posts with label EU. Show all posts

Friday, December 16, 2022

EU Prohibits Citizens From Holding Senior Positions In Russian State-Owned Companies

EU Prohibits Citizens From Holding Senior Positions In Russian State-Owned Companies

Under the ninth sanctions package against Russia the EU prohibits citizens to hold governing posts in Russian state-owned companies, the Council of the EU said on Friday.

Monday, December 12, 2022

Austrian Top Diplomat Says EU Should Avoid Creating Second, First Class Candidate Status

EU should also consider including central Asian states

The European Union should avoid creating "second and first class" membership-candidate status, Foreign Minister of Austria Alexander Schallenberg said on Monday.

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Pristina intimidates Serb population under West’s passive eye — Russian ambassador

 
Serb-populated northern Kosovo

The authorities of the unrecognized republic of Kosovo are intimidating the Serb population under the West’s passive eye, Russian Ambassador to Serbia Alexander Botsan-Kharchenko said on Friday.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

NGO Slams EU For Attempt To Suspend Own Asylum Procedures To Curb Migration

NGO Slams EU For Attempt To Suspend Own Asylum Procedures To Curb Migration

The European Union's intention to partly suspend its asylum seeking procedures is dangerous to the very roots of European migration system and can cause more migration-related issues, international non-governmental organization Oxfam said on Wednesday.

Human rights doctrine used by West to destroy sovereignty of states

Human rights doctrine used by West to destroy sovereignty of states

The human rights doctrine is globally used to destroy the sovereignty of states and support Western domination, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with members of the Council for the Development of Civil Society and Human Rights on Wednesday.

Saturday, November 26, 2022

EU gives Serbia ‘contradictory’ demands, Ukraine’s territorial integrity, Serbia being asked to violate its own – PM

If territorial integrity is inviolable, why is Serbia being asked to violate its own, Brnabic asked.


The EU is making “contradictory” demands on Serbia when it comes to values and principles, Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic said on Friday. While Belgrade is committed to joining the bloc, it’s difficult to square the insistence of Brussels on Ukraine’s territorial integrity while expecting Serbia to violate its own.

Thursday, November 24, 2022

Serbia’s, Kosovo’s negotiators agree on measures to avoid escalation

Serbia’s, Kosovo’s negotiators agree on measures to avoid escalation

Negotiators from Serbia and unrecognized Kosovo have reached an agreement on measures to resolve the dispute over license plates and avoid further escalation, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said on Wednesday after their talks in Brussels.

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Thursday, November 10, 2022

France to allow Ocean Viking migrant rescue ship to dock, canceled accord to take 3,500 immigrants from Italy

Ocean Viking

France has canceled plans to take 3,500 immigrants turned away by Italy, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Thursday. However, Paris will allow more than 200 migrants stuck on a boat in Italian waters to dock in the country.

Unilateral Measures Imposed on Syrians Amount to War Crimes: UN Special Rapporteur

Unilateral Measures Imposed on Syrians Amount to War Crimes

Unilateral measures imposed on the Syrian people severely affect human rights, hamper any efforts of early recovery, and block the reconstruction process in Syria, a UN official said.

Friday, November 4, 2022

China blasts latest European visit to Taiwan

China blasts latest European visit to Taiwan

China has condemned a recent trip to Taipei by lawmakers from several European nations and the EU itself, insisting all foreign efforts to assist “Taiwan independence” are “doomed to fail.”

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

West increases arms supplies to Ukraine instead of humanitarian aid — diplomat - TASS

arms supplies to Ukraine instead of humanitarian aid


Instead of increasing supply of humanitarian aid to Ukraine, Western countries are pumping the country with weapons, Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a news briefing on Tuesday.

Friday, January 28, 2022

EU needs to make African offer on legal migration, says Greek PM – EURACTIV.com

The EU needs to look at offering African states a new regime of organised legal migration routes, alongside cooperation between both sides on security and border control management, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Thursday (27 January).

Thursday, January 20, 2022

European countries urge Israel to stop construction in East Jerusalem – EURACTIV.com

The foreign ministries of France, Germany, Italy and Spain urged Israeli authorities on Wednesday evening (19 January) to stop the construction of new housing units in East Jerusalem.

Monday, January 17, 2022

Experts ask the EU to step in to return art looted during colonialism – EURACTIV.com

looted during colonialism

As some European countries start returning looted art to former colonies, experts call for EU guidelines to “harmonise” and support the restitution of cultural objects to African museums.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Number of Kosovars leaving for EU increases – EURACTIV.com

Number of Kosovars leaving for EU increases

In December 2021, over 56,000 Kosovo citizens applied for a visa in Germany with more than 60,00 applying in Croatia and thousands in Slovenia and other European countries.

UNHCR’s Angelina Jolie Urges Yemenis ‘Deserve Same Compassion’ as Ukrainian Refugees - Sputnik International

The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced on Sunday that its special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, ...