AGENDA/17/969  12-04-2017 - Wednesday 3 May: the European Commission welcomes the Estonian government ahead of its presidency of the EU 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The Prime Minister of Estonia, Jüri Ratas, together with Members of his Government, will pay a visit to the European Commission on Wednesday 3 May 2017. After a bilateral meeting between European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Mr Ratas, the Commission Members and...
STATEMENT/17/981  16-04-2017 - Statement by President Juncker, High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini and Commissioner Hahn on the referendum in Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 16 April 2017 President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn issued the following statement today: "We take note...
STATEMENT/17/918  07-04-2017 - Statement by President Juncker following the attacks in Stockholm 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 7 April 2017   Our thoughts are with the people of Sweden following the tragic events in Stockholm today. On behalf of the European Commission, I would like to send my sincere condolences to the families of the victims and to salute the...
STATEMENT/17/912  07-04-2017 - Statement by President Juncker on the Situation in Syria 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 7 April 2017 A horrific chemical weapons attack on civilians struck Khan Shaykhun on 4 April. Last night, in response, the US launched air strikes on Shayrat Airfield.
SPEECH/17/884  05-04-2017 - Speech by President Juncker at the EP Plenary session on the negotiations with the UK following its notification to withdraw from the European Union 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Strasbourg, 5 April 2017 Mister President, Buongiorno, Honourable Members, Mister President of the Council, Ladies and Gentlemen, There is no better place to start the debate on our negotiations with the United Kingdom, than in the place where they are...
STATEMENT/17/849  03-04-2017 - Letter of congratulations from Presidents Juncker and Tusk to Aleksandar Vučić on his election as President of Serbia 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 3 April 2017 Dear Prime Minister,   We would like to congratulate you on your election as President of Serbia, confirming the strong support you enjoy among the population of your country.
STATEMENT/17/793  29-03-2017 - Statement by the European Council* (Art. 50) on the UK notification 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 29 March 2017 Today, the European Council received a letter from the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, notifying the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union.
SPEECH/17/788  28-03-2017 - Remarks by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the joint press point with Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 28 March 2017 Prime Minister, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is the third time – we think – that we are meeting. I am delighted to welcome the Prime Minister back here to Brussels on a historic day for the people of...
SPEECH/17/768  25-03-2017 - Speech by President Juncker at the 60th Anniversary of the Treaties of Rome celebration – A new chapter for our Union: shaping the future of EU 27 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Rome, 25 March 2017 Presidente del Consiglio, Carissimo Presidente Napolitano – one of the greatest Europeans of our time, Cari amici, Dear friends, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is now exactly 60 years ago that the Treaties of Rome – signed...
STATEMENT/17/767  25-03-2017 - Rome Declaration of the Leaders of 27 Member States and of the European Council, the European Parliament and the European Commission 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 25 March 2017 Declaration of the Leaders of 27 Member States and of the European Council, the European Parliament and the European Commission The Rome Declaration   We, the Leaders of 27 Member States and of EU institutions, take pride in the achievements of the European Union:...