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Hong Kong protesters assaulted Chinese journalist

The role of the press is to observe and report impartially world events. In doing so brave members of the press often place themselves in difficult and dangerous situations. In Civil unrest such as at present in Hong Kong that means often being between police and protesters. Those protesting usually want the attention of the press and the oxygen of publicity, which is why members of the pres...
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Enjoy your holidays

Greetings and good wishes to all members and friends of our Press Club Brussels. I hope that you will all manage to take what I am sure will be a well-earned holiday away from the stress and strain of reporting Europe! Non more so than our own Laurent Brihay and his staff, who all deserve our thanks for the excellent management of our Press Club Brussels, a haven of peace and sanity within the Eur...
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MEDIA ADVISORY | July 23 Briefing with Ambassador Donald E. Booth, Special Envoy to Sudan, U.S. Department of State

MEDIA ADVISORY |  July 23 Briefing with Ambassador Donald E. Booth, Special Envoy to Sudan, U.S. Department of State  EVENT: Please join us on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, for a telephonic press briefing with Ambassador Donald E. Booth, U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan.  Ambassador Booth will provide a briefing on the current situation in Sudan and take questions from participating journalists. DETA...
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Speech on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini in the European Parliament plenary session: urgency debate on human rights breaches at the US-Mexican border

Speech on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini in the European Parliament plenary session: urgency debate on human rights breaches at the US-Mexican border Strasbourg, 18/07/2019 - 19:47, UNIQUE ID: 190718_17 Delivered by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini....
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Didier Reynders decorates ‘Top Chef’ Samuel Albert during the inauguration of the exhibition ‘Art & Diplomacy’ at the Egmont Palace

Didier Reynders decorates ‘Top Chef’ Samuel Albert during the inauguration of the exhibition ‘Art & Diplomacy’ at the Egmont Palace Today, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders opened the exhibition ‘Art & Diplomacy’ at the Egmont Palace. These annual summer exhibitions were initiated by the Minister eight years ago in order to reinforce our foreign policy...
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Speech on behalf of HR/VP Federica Mogherini at the EP plenary session urgency debate on Russia, notably the situation of environmental activists and Ukrainian political prisoners

Speech on behalf of HR/VP Federica Mogherini at the EP plenary session urgency debate on Russia, notably the situation of environmental activists and Ukrainian political prisoners Strasbourg, 18/07/2019 - 12:27, UNIQUE ID: 190718_9 Speech delivered by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogheri...
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S&Ds calls for free and fair elections to end political impasse in Venezuela (EN/ES)

S&Ds calls for free and fair elections to end political impasse in Venezuela (EN/ES) The European Parliament today voted a resolution denouncing the human rights situation in Venezuela. The Socialists and Democrats expressed their solidarity with the people of Venezuela and called for a negotiated solution to lead to free and fair elections as the only way out of the political impasse, which ...
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Speech on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini in the European Parliament plenary session: urgency debate on human rights breaches in Hong Kong

Speech on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini in the European Parliament plenary session: urgency debate on human rights breaches in Hong Kong Strasbourg, 18/07/2019 - 11:30, UNIQUE ID: 190718_8 Delivered by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on behalf of High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini Dear coll...
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Eat! Brussels, drink! Bordeaux : The International Village brings flavours from all over the world to your plate

The International Village brings flavours from all over the world to your plate Brussels boasts delicious cuisine inspired by dishes from many different countries. Reflecting this diversity, the International Village will once again be at the eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX festival from 5 to 8 September in Brussels Park. This year, 15 of the Brussels-Capital Region’s partner cities, provinces an...
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