Statement by President Donald Tusk on Brexit

Today I received a letter from Prime Minister May, in which she addresses the European Council with two requests: to approve the so-called Strasb...

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Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 21 March 2019

This year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the entry into force of the International Convention on the Elimination o...

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Statement by the Spokesperson on the final judgement in the Karadžić case

The European Union fully respects the decisions of the ICTY and the IRMCT...

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Op-ed by Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society in the context of the Startup Europe Summit 2019, 20 March, Romania

Last November, I had the pleasure to take part in the Startup Summit in Sofia, to share some of the stories from innovat...

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Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance (IPA III): Council agrees its position

The EU will continue to provide assistance to help prepare partners for future membership of the European Union and support their accession proce...

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European Remembrance Day for Victims of Terrorism: European Commission statement

Today the European Commission marks the 15th European Remembrance Day for Victims of Terrorism – an annual event to commemorate the Madrid bomb...

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Statement by the European Commission on the occasion of International Women’s Day 2019

"Equality is a core value of the European Union, and a principle we will keep fighting for. Equality between women and men is no exception.

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Money laundering and terrorist financing: Council returns draft list of high risk countries to the Commission

The Council unanimously decided to reject a draft list put forward by the Commission of 23 "high-risk third countries" in the area of money laund...

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