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Press Releases
22 January 2023
Participation of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Antonio Tajani, at the Foreign Affairs Council (Brussels, 23 January 2023)

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Antonio Tajani, is in Brussels to take part in the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union. The Council, chaired by High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell, will exchange views on Russian aggression against Ukraine and on the situation […]

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Press Releases
16 December 2022
​The Undersecretary for Foreign Affairs and International Development, Maria Tripodi, attends the “German-Italian Young Leaders Dialogue – Spinelli Forum” (16 December 2022)

The Undersecretary for Foreign Affairs and International Development, Maria Tripodi, attended the “German-Italian Young Leaders Dialogue – Spinelli Forum”, held at the Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI) in Milan, along with her German counterpart, Anna Luhrmann, Minister of State for Europe and Climate. The Undersecretary was attending on behalf of the Deputy Prime […]

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Press Releases
13 December 2022
The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hon. Antonio Tajani, attends the International Conference on Ukraine (Paris, 13 December 2022)

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hon. Antonio Tajani, is in Paris today, 13 December 2022, delegated by Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni, to attend the International Conference “Standing with the Ukrainian People”. The initiative, launched by French President Macron and Ukrainian President Zelensky, aims to improve coordination among international donors and […]

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Press Releases
9 December 2022
ELMED: Italy expresses satisfaction over the approval of the EU funding for the electrical interconnection between Italy and Tunisia

Italy greatly welcomes Brussel’s approval of a sizable European allocation for the implementation of ELMED, the power interconnection project promoted by TERNA and its Tunisian counterpart STEG, providing for a 230 km-long 600 MW connection to Sicily. ELMED will produce a quantum leap in the integration of the electricity markets on the northern and southern […]

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Press Releases
5 December 2022
Meeting between the Secretary General, Ambassador Ettore Francesco Sequi, and the Spanish Ambassador, Miguel Ángel Fernández-Palacios Martínez (5 December 2022)

Farnesina Secretary General, Ambassador Ettore Francesco Sequi, met with the Spanish Ambassador, Miguel Ángel Fernández-Palacios Martínez. Ambassador Sequi reaffirmed the importance of cooperation between Italy and Spain in light of their common belonging to the European and Atlantic families and their Mediterranean vocation. Ambassador Sequi stressed the opportunity to continue the work started after the […]

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In detail
28 November 2022
Antonio Tajani: «Europe lacks leaders, it must mature»

«It is right for the European Union to intervene when a member Country violates the rules of the Alliance or fails to abide by Rule of Law principles. I don’t think that it’s mandatory to be soft-handed, it is necessary to be impartial; there should not be first- and second-class Countries in how they are […]

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Interviews
28 November 2022
Antonio Tajani: «Europe lacks leaders, it must mature» (Libero)

«It is right for the European Union to intervene when a member Country violates the rules of the Alliance or fails to abide by Rule of Law principles. I don’t think that it’s mandatory to be soft-handed, it is necessary to be impartial; there should not be first- and second-class Countries in how they are […]

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Press Releases
25 November 2022
Undersecretary Maria Tripodi attends EU Foreign Affairs Council (Trade)

​Undersecretary of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Maria Tripodi, has attended the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Trade) in Brussels. The items on the agenda included the reform of the World Trade Organisation, EU-US trade relations and trade support to Ukraine. Undersecretary Tripodi took the floor to stress the primary goal of the WTO institutional reform, […]

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Press Releases
24 November 2022
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Mr Edmondo Cirielli, speaks at the closing event of the Italian Presidency of the European Union Strategy for the Alpine Region (EUSALP 2022)

The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Mr Edmondo Cirielli, took the floor at the annual General Assembly that closed the Italian Presidency of the European Union Strategy for the Alpine Region 2022 (EUSALP), which began in January 2022. The event was attended by the Presidents of the Autonomous Provinces of Trento and […]

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Press Releases
23 November 2022
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Mr Antonio Tajani, to attend 4th EU-Southern Neighbourhood Ministerial Meeting (Barcelona, Thursday 24 November 2022)

Thursday 24 November 2022, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Mr Antonio Tajani, will be in Barcelona to attend the 4th meeting between EU Foreign Affairs Ministers and their counterparts of the Southern Neighbourhood countries. Co-organised by the European External Action Service (EEAS), by the European Commission and by Spain, […]

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Press Releases
19 November 2022
DPRK/North Korea: Statement by the High Representative on Behalf of the EU on the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile

The EU strongly condemns the DPRK’s launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed in Japan’s Exclusive Economic Zone on 18 November. The EU is deeply concerned by such dangerous, illegal and reckless action. Pyongyang’s continuing efforts to develop ever more menacing means to deliver weapons of mass destruction threatens all countries. The EU urges […]

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