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Apr 30, 2015, 18:42 ET

Students from Princeton High School Rise to the Euro Challenge

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the final round of this year's Euro Challenge competition, held today at the...

Apr 29, 2015, 16:05 ET

U.S. High School Students Compete in 2015 Euro Challenge

With the European economy making a comeback, American high school students are recommending how to further enhance growth and job creation in the...

Apr 23, 2015, 08:32 ET

Transatlantic Cooperation for Global Security: 4th Annual Symposium on the EU's Common Security and Defense Policy

 The Delegation of the European Union to the United States invites you to join a symposium which will bring together senior EU and U.S....

Feb 23, 2015, 22:12 ET

EU Announces Encouraging Research Results to Tackle Ebola Disease

Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, today welcomed the announcement by researchers working on the EU-funded...

Jan 07, 2015, 17:31 ET

Joint Statement by the Ambassadors to the U.S. of the 28 EU Member States and of the EU Delegation

The horrific and cowardly attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris today is an attack not only on over twenty innocent civilians, but also...

Dec 19, 2014, 13:20 ET

EU Newsbrief: Ambassador O'Sullivan Highlights EU-U.S. Global Leadership as 2015 Priority

 In his holiday message, Ambassador David O'Sullivan, Head of the European Union Delegation to the U.S., says that since his recent arrival, he...

Dec 03, 2014, 16:46 ET

EU Newsbrief: EU-U.S. Energy Council Reaffirms Support for Ukraine

A joint statement issued following the sixth EU-U.S. Energy Council meeting in Brussels today reiterated the resolve of the European Union and the...

Dec 01, 2014, 15:55 ET

EU NewsBrief: Donald Tusk Takes Office as President of the European Council

 Donald Tusk, the former Prime Minister of Poland, today replaced Herman Van Rompuy as the President of the European Council. "I come here...

Nov 25, 2014, 11:43 ET

EU Newsbrief: 27th AFI-EU Film Showcase Celebrates First-Class European Cinema

The 2014 AFI-EU Film Showcase opens Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at AFI Silver Theatre in Silver...

Nov 18, 2014, 15:31 ET

New European Union Ambassador David O'Sullivan Presents His Credentials

Ambassador David O'Sullivan, presented his credentials to President Barack Obama at a White House ceremony today, formally assuming the role of...

Nov 17, 2014, 17:05 ET

EU Newsbrief: EU/U.S. Reaffirm Support for Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership during G20 Summit

 Following their meeting in the margins of the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, U.S. President Barack Obama, European Commission President...

Nov 13, 2014, 16:42 ET

Speaking Points by Commissioner Avramopoulos at the Conclusion of the EU-US JHA Ministerial Meeting

 Dimitiris Avramopoulos, EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, at the EU-US Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial meeting...

Oct 24, 2014, 17:05 ET

EU Newsbrief: Europe Leads the Way with World's Most Ambitious 2030 Climate Energy Policy

 European Union leaders gathering in Brussels yesterday and today agreed on an ambitious framework and targets for the EU's climate and energy...

Oct 14, 2014, 15:51 ET

Kids Euro Festival Brings European Arts And Culture To Washington, D.C. October 24 - November 9, 2014

Kids Euro Festival — the highly popular annual children's performing arts festival— returns to the Washington area October 24 to...

Oct 10, 2014, 19:30 ET

EU Announces Further Support for the Development of Afghanistan

 The European Commission announced today new development funding of 1.4 billion euros to Afghanistan for the period 2014-2020. The funds will...

Oct 10, 2014, 11:05 ET

Commissioner Piebalgs to sign development programmes for Belize, Lesotho, Togo and Zambia

European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, will sign today the National Indicative Programmes (NIP) for development cooperation with...

Oct 09, 2014, 13:03 ET

EU Newsbrief: EU Marks World Day Against Death Penalty

 On the eve of the World Day and European Day against the Death Penalty on October 10, the European Union and the Council of Europe reaffirmed...

Sep 23, 2014, 19:55 ET

EU Newsbrief: President Barroso Highlights Ambitious EU Targets at UN Climate Summit, Pledges Aid to Developing Countries

Speaking at the UN Climate Summit in New York City today, European Commission President José Manuel Barroso said that the European Union will...

Jul 09, 2014, 17:38 ET

Test Your Knowledge of European Geography and Win!

Are you an EU expert? A geography guru? A history hero? Test your skills in European geography and trivia with Metropolis: Cities of Europe and win...

Jun 27, 2014, 12:32 ET

Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova Take Big Step toward Closer Ties with the EU

Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova took a big step toward closer ties with the European Union as they signed Association Agreements at the European...