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Let the summer holidays begin! The EU has scrapped roaming charges

New EU legislation that will please Europe’s consumers is entering into force just in time for the summer holiday season: from 15 June, roaming charges are to be scrapped. So, wherever you’re travelling in the EU, you can call, text and browse the internet on your mobile for the same price as at home. more

Public consultation on the Human Rights Report of the Federal Government

In 2018, Germany will undergo another Universal Periodic Review of the implementation of its human rights obligations. A public consultation will be held at the Federal Foreign Office on 22 June in preparation for the review. more

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Close partners in humanitarian assistance: Germany and the ICRC

At the annual meeting of the ICRC Donor Support Group in Bonn on 8 June the parameters were set for the future work of one of the most important humanitarian agencies. more

Kosovo’s future is in the EU

Minister of State for Europe Michael Roth recently held his latest meeting with Edita Tahiri, Kosovo’s Minister for Dialogue, to exchange views on the future of Kosovo and of the region more

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