The EU has a new High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy: Josep Borrell. On 1 December he took up his post as Federica Mogherini’s successor.
Since the signing of the new friendship treaty, the Federal Government has been working with great ambition to promote its implementation, for example in cross-border cooperation and with an increased number of contacts among young people.
Minister of State for Europe Michael Roth met his counterparts from Poland and France in Lens, France. They reaffirmed their common goals in the area of climate policy, the rule of law, EU enlargement and a social Europe in a joint statement.
Heads of State and Government as well as representatives of international organisations agreed in Berlin to work together to exert influence on the parties to the Libyan conflict. We provide answers to the most important questions.
Following their election victory, Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the Conservative Party reaffirmed their determination to take the UK out of the EU on 31 January 2020. The Withdrawal Agreement is now at the ratification stage, both in the UK and in the European Union.