EaP: relevance and necessity clearer than ever
Prague (24 April) - Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle participates at the High Level Meeting on the 5th anniversary of the Eastern Partnership in Prague. On behalf of the President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso he delivered the following message to the Presidents and senior representatives from the partners countries and member states of the EU:
EU-Moldova: Challenges ahead of signing the Association Agreement
Prague (24 April) - Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle met with President of the Republic of Moldova Nicolae Timofti in Prague today. They discussed the situation in the country, including the many regional challenges it is faced with, and agreed that the political stability was more than ever Moldova's invaluable asset; it offers an opportunity to focus on the necessary reforms and on concrete deliverables for the citizens.
Russia challenging European principles, most serious crisis since World War II
Strasbourg (16 April) – Russia is seriously challenging European principles of sovereignty and rule of law and Russian propaganda is more aggressive than at the time of the Cold War, Commissioner Štefan Füle said during the Plenary debate of the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Wednesday. The discussion focused on Russian pressure on Eastern Partnership countries and in particular on destabilisation of eastern Ukraine.
EU-Tunisia: More steps to deepen cooperation and support
Remarks by Commissioner Štefan Füle to the press following the Foreign Affairs - EU-Tunisia Association Council: 'I would like to add my voice to congratulate Tunisia for the inclusive political process that led to the adoption of the Constitution. We fully support the on-going transition and the efforts of the authorities, civil society, trade unions and businesses to continue the reforms and improve peoples' lives.