Visit of José Manuel Barroso to the ICRC (International Committee of the Red Cross), in Geneva: arrival, welcome by Peter Maurer, and round table
On 28 October 2013, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, visited the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Geneva, Switzerland. He praised the humanitarian workers of the ICRC and highlighted the important cooperation between the European Commission and the ICRC.
During his meeting with Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the President of the EC congratulated the ICRC on its 150th anniversary and emphasised that the ICRC is an essential partner of the European Commission in the field of humanitarian aid.
This video shows extracts of the meeting and the signature by José Manuel Barroso of the Golden Book. PHOTOSHOTLIST
Type: Report Reference: I-083129 Date: 28/10/2013 Duration: 01:42 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Geneva - International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum Thesaurus:European Commission - visits made,Red Cross,Switzerland Personalities:José Manuel Durão Barroso,Peter Maurer
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