The European Union adds its voice to the call by the UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen for an immediate and nationwide ceasefire across Syria, particularly in view of …Read More
Voters in Mali went to the polls Sunday to elect members of the 147-seat National Assembly.
The parliamentary election in the war-torn West African country, which should have taken place after President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita’s 2018 reelection, has been postponed several …Read More
WASHINGTON – Michael Girma wants to go home.
The 25-year-old student misses his sister and brother. He misses his mother, and his friends 5,000 miles away.
Since late January, Girma …Read More
EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell, spoke with the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, on Friday. They discussed the coronavirus …Read More
A number of African economies are among the world’s fastest growing in recent years. However, analysts fear COVID-19, which was slow to arrive on the continent, will end that.
The …Read More
The EU rejects the decision by the Russian authorities to include the European Endowment for Democracy (EED) on their list of “undesirable organisations”.
The EED is a values-based organisation set …Read More
South Africans on Friday began the first day of a three-week nationwide lockdown aimed at stemming the tide of coronavirus cases, now topping 900 in South Africa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa …Read More
I want to start by thanking all of those who have made this extraordinary session possible in what are truly extraordinary circumstances.
It is hard to …Read More
Following the informal video conference on 26 March 2020, the members of the European Council adopted a statement on the EU actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, EU enlargement, …Read More