SPEECH/15/3900  29-01-2015 - Speech of Commissioner Avramopoulos: Discussions on fighting terrorism at the informal JHA council in Riga 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Riga, 29 January 2015 Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Press conference at the informal JHA Ministerial meeting The recent terrorist attacks in France have challenged our core values and showed how serious the terrorist threat is...
SPEECH/15/3860  28-01-2015 - Speech by Commissioner Avramopoulos on Counter-Terrorism – European Parliament debate, 28 January 2015 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech 28 January 2015 Dear President, honourable Members of the European Parliament. Thank you for giving me the chance to discuss with you today this issue, just before flying to Riga for the Informal Justice and Home Affairs Council.
SPEECH/15/3781  27-01-2015 - Keynote speech of Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos at the first European Migration Forum 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 27 January 2015 Migration today is part and parcel of our societies. It is an inherent feature of our globalised world. It brings richness and opportunities, but it also comes with challenges.
MEMO/15/3261  13-01-2015 - Questions and Answers: Smuggling of Migrants in Europe and the EU response 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet 13 January 2015 Facts and Figures on the arrivals of migrants in Europe What is smuggling of migrants?   To enter the EU, irregular migrants often turn to smugglers. Smuggling of migrants is commonly understood as the intentional organisation or facilitation of the irregular movement of...
SPEECH/15/3262  13-01-2015 - Recent human smuggling incidents in the Mediterranean 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 13 January 2015 Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship European Parliament Plenary Debate I am standing here before you today because the European Commission is determined to take action.
MEMO/15/3140  11-01-2015 - Fighting terrorism at EU level, an overview of Commission's actions, measures and initiatives 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 11 January 2015 The fight against terrorism at EU level What is Europe's role in the fight against terrorism, which is principally a national competence? What does the EU do to support Member States' efforts? In 2010 the European Commission adopted an Internal Security...
SPEECH/15/3141  11-01-2015 - Discours du Commissaire Dimitris Avramopoulos, lors de la réunion ministérielle internationale à Paris sur Charlie Hebdo, le 11 Janvier 2015 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 11 January 2015 Dimitris Avramopoulos - Commissaire à l'Immigration et aux Affaires Intérieures Paris, 11 janvier 2015 - Réunion ministérielle internationale sur Charlie Hebdo Je remercie M.
STATEMENT/15/2920  02-01-2015 - Statement by Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos on the smuggling of migrants in cargo ships 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 02 January 2015 With regard to the recent events of the smuggling of migrants in the Ezadeen and Blue Sky M cargo ships to Italy, Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, made the following statement:  “I commend the Italian Coast Guard and Frontex...
IP/14/2782  18-12-2014 - Statement from Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos, on the occasion of 'International Migrants Day' 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 December 2014 The Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos, on the occasion of 'International Migrants Day' made the following statement: "On International Migrants Day, we are reminded that migrants are an important part of our daily lives.
STATEMENT/14/2762  17-12-2014 - Statement of Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos at EP Plenary session debate on 'Renewing the EU Internal Security Strategy' 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Strasbourg, 16 December 2014 [Check against delivery] Dear Honourable Members, Before we begin our debate, I would like to express my sorrow and repugnance for the loss of innocent lives today in Pakistan.