STATEMENT/14/265  30-08-2014 - Statement by President Barroso following his meeting with President Poroshenko of Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 30 August 2014 Statement Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, Let me start by warmly welcoming President Poroshenko to Brussels. We met this morning to exchange views about the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.
IP/14/956  29-08-2014 - Commissioner Piebalgs calls for a stronger partnership with Small Islands Developing States 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 29 August 2014 EU Development Commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, will represent the EU at the UN Third International Conference on Small Islands Developing States (SIDS), organised in Samoa from 1 to 4 September.
MEMO/14/510  29-08-2014 - Crisis in Iraq: The European Union's humanitarian response 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 29 August 2014 The humanitarian crisis in Iraq has been deteriorating rapidly: the ongoing conflict has been dispersing populations throughout the country and putting them in need of assistance.
STATEMENT/14/264  29-08-2014 - President Barroso calls President Putin 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 29 August 2014 President Barroso spoke with Russian President Putin today. In a very frank exchange of views, the President of the Commission expressed his deep concern with the current events and the situation on the ground in Ukraine.
STATEMENT/14/263  29-08-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva on 3 million refugees fleeing Syrian crisis 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 29 August 2014 Statement Today the number of refugees from the Syrian crisis has passed a record 3 million people, according to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. Reacting to the news, Kristalina Georgieva, the European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response has made...
STATEMENT/14/262  29-08-2014 - Outcome of gas talks between Vice-President Oettinger and Russian Energy Minister Novak 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Moscow, 29 August 2014 At today’s meeting in Moscow with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, Vice-President of the EU Commission Günther H. Oettinger reiterated his proposal to have an interim solution including an interim price.
STATEMENT/14/261  29-08-2014 - “The herring dispute between the EU and the Faroe Islands is over” 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Athens, 29 August 2014 Maria Damanaki, Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, stated after her meeting with Mr Verstergaard, Faroese Minister for Fisheries: "Ladies and Gentlemen, Thanks for being with us today. I very much welcome Minister Vestergaard here in Athens.
SPEECH/14/574  28-08-2014 - Remarks by President Barroso following the Western Balkans Summit 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Press conference Berlin, 28 August 2014 Chancellor Merkel, Prime Minister Rama, Good afternoon, Let me start by expressing my gratitude to Chancellor Merkel, not only for taking the initiative of hosting this summit but also for...
SPEECH/14/572  26-08-2014 - Speech by President Barroso at the Vietnam High-level business leaders' lunch 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY European Chamber of Commerce Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 26 August 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, I am very pleased to be here today – pleased to be here once again, I should say,...
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...