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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...

Apr 28, 2014, 13:23 ET

Take a Shortcut to Europe: EU Embassies' Open House and European Month of Culture

 Leave your luggage, skip the TSA line, and visit Europe without the travel hassle. Join the Delegation of the European Union to the United...

Apr 25, 2014, 14:40 ET

Wisconsin High School Students Compete in 2014 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 25, 2014, 14:35 ET

Texas High School Students Compete in 2014 Euro Challenge

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

Apr 25, 2014, 14:30 ET

Pennsylvania High School Students Compete in 2014 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 25, 2014, 14:25 ET

New Jersey High School Students Compete in 2014 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 25, 2014, 14:20 ET

North Carolina High School Students Compete in 2014 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...