SPEECH/14/718  23-10-2014 - Situation in Hong Kong 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Italian Presidency On behalf of EU High Representative/Vice-President Catherine Ashton EP Plenary Strasbourg, 22 October 2014 Mr President, Honourable Members, Hong Kong is an important partner for the EU – we share values like freedom of expression and the rule of law, and we enjoy...
SPEECH/14/717  23-10-2014 - Situation in Kobanê 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Italian Presidency On Behalf of EU High Representative/Vice-President Catherine Ashton Situation in Kobanê EP plenary Strasbourg, 22 October 2014 Mr President, Honourable Members, I am honoured to be here today on behalf of the High Representative/Vice-President Ashton to address an issue of highest concern: the...
SPEECH/14/716  23-10-2014 - Death Penalty in Pakistan and the case of Asia Bibi 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Italian Presidency On Behalf of EU High Representative/Vice-President Catherine Ashton EP Plenary Strasbourg, 22 October 2014 Honourable Chair, Honourable Members of the European Parliament, Since Pakistan's transition to democracy in 2008, the EU has stepped up its engagement with Pakistan.
STATEMENT/14/297  03-10-2014 - Joint statement by HR/VP Catherine Ashton and Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva on the killing of a Red Cross worker in Eastern Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 3 October 2014 It was with shock and deep sadness that we learned of the killing of Laurent DuPasquier a dedicated 38-year old Swiss employee of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Donetsk yesterday.
STATEMENT/14/258  27-08-2014 - Press Remarks of the EU representatives at Minsk meetings 
European Commission - European Commission Remarks Minsk, 26 August 2014 High Representative / Vice-President Ashton "Good evening everyone, This is not the final press conference because one of the most important aspects of today is the meeting that is now taking place between President Poroshenko and President Putin, something that we've facilitated during...
STATEMENT/14/248  06-08-2014 - Statement by the Spokespersons of Catherine Ashton, the EU High Representative/Vice President and Štefan Füle, Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy on the arrest of Rasul Jafarov in Azerbaijan 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 6 August 2014 Statement We note with dismay that another prominent human rights defender, Rasul Jafarov, has been arrested in Azerbaijan. The charges against Mr Jafarov relate to his work for the Human Rights Club NGO and appear to be directly linked to recent changes in Azerbaijan's...
STATEMENT/14/148  05-05-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Štefan Füle to the media after meeting with Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić 
European Commission - European Commission Belgrade, 5 May 2014 Statement "It is a pleasure to be back in Serbia, only one week after High Representative Catherine Ashton visited Belgrade. Take these visits as coordinated efforts of both of us to send a very clear message to the Serbian authorities about our high expectations...
SPEECH/14/344  28-04-2014 - EU High Representative / Vice – President at the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Catherine Ashton Belgrade, 28 April 2014 Madame Speaker, Prime Minister, Honourable Members of Parliament, Can I thank you so much for the warm welcome that you have given me during my visit today.
STATEMENT/14/116  11-04-2014 - Joint Statement by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton, Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva, and Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs on the escalation of violence in Darfur. 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 11 April 2014 Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the Commission, Kristalina Georgieva, Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, and Andris Piebalgs, Commissioner for Development, issued the following statement today: "We are...
STATEMENT/14/80  24-03-2014 - EU-Canada Strategic Partnership Agreement 
European Commission - European Commission Statement The Hague, 24 March 2014 President Van Rompuy and President Barroso issued the following statement following their meeting with Prime Minister Harper today in the margins of the Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague: Today we concluded politically, together with Prime Minister Harper, the negotiations for a...