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June News Archives

Published on June 1, 2010

37th successful Ariane launch
Communiqué issued by the Ministry for Higher Education and Research
Paris, June 28, 2010

G20 Summit
Final declaration
Toronto, June 27, 2010

G20 Summit
Press conference given by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic (excerpts)
Toronto, June 27, 2010

G8 Summit
Press conference given by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic (excerpts)
Muskoka, June 27, 2010

G8 Summit
Final declaration
Muskoka, June 26, 2010

G8 Summit
Leaders’ Statement on Countering Terrorism
Muskoka, June 26, 2010

Gilad Shalit/Gaza blockade easing
Letter from Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, to the parents of Gilad Shalit
Paris, June 25, 2010

Jim Hoagland - Officer of the Legion of Honor
Ambassador Pierre Vimont bestowed the decoration of Officer of the Legion of Honor upon the great American columnist Jim Hoagland during a ceremony at the Residence.
Washington, June 24, 2010

Preparation of the G20 summit
Interview given by Christine Lagarde, Minister for the Economy, Industry and Employment, to the “Les Echos” newspaper
Paris, June 24 , 2010

Annecy’s candidature for organizing the 2018 Olympic Games
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic.
Paris, June 22, 2010

Sri Lanka/UN human rights panel
Establishment of a panel of human rights experts at the UN – Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Spokesman
Paris, June 23, 2010

Regulation of the financial markets
Joint statement by the French, British and German governments – Communiqué issued by the Ministry for the Economy, Industry and Employment
Paris, June 22, 2010

Migrant trafficking ring/Vietnam/UK
Dismantling of an important network of illegal immigration to the United Kingdom – Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Immigration, Integration, National Identity and Mutually-Supportive Development
Paris, June 22, 2010

International Whaling Commission
Communiqué issued by the Ministry for Ecology, Energy, Sustainable Development and Marine Affairs, responsible for Green Technology and Climate Negotiations
Paris, June 21, 2010

Preparation of the G20 Summit
Joint letter from Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, and Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany, to Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada
Paris - Berlin, June 21, 2010

Visit to Russia
13th International Economic Forum – Speech by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic (excerpts)
St Petersburg, June 19, 2010

Visit to Russia
Statements by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, during his joint press conference with Dmitri Medvedev, President of Russia (excerpts)
St Petersburg, June 19, 2010

Afghanistan/French soldier death
Afghanistan – Death of a French soldier – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, June 19, 2010

70th anniversary/General de Gaulle’s Appeal
Speech by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic
London, June 18, 2010

European Council
Press conference given by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic (excerpts)
Brussels, June 17, 2010

Franco-German meeting
Statements by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, during his joint press conference with Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany (excerpts)
Berlin, June 14, 2010

Iran/Mehdi Karroubi
Iran – Security and protection of Mehdi Karroubi – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, June 13, 2010

Loos-en-Gohelle/desecration
Desecration of graves in Loos-en-Gohelle military cemetery – Letter from Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, to William Hague, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Paris, June 11, 2010

Iraqi Kurdistan – President Barzani/France – French support
Interview given by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, to the Kurdish weekly “Golan” (excerpts)
Paris, June 11 , 2010

Loos-en-Gohelle/desecration
Desecration of graves in the Loos-en-Gohelle military cemetery – Letter from Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Paris, June 11, 2010

Middle East
Joint article by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Franco Frattini, Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Miguel Angel Moratinos, Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs, published in the “Le Figaro”, “International Herald Tribune”, “Público” and “Corriere della Serra” newspapers
Paris, June 11 , 2010

Iran/UNSCR 1929
Iranian nuclear programme – Adoption of UNSCR 1929 – Interview given by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, to “RFI”
Paris, June 10 , 2010

European Union
Joint letter from Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, and Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany, to José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission
Paris - Berlin, June 9, 2010

Iran/UNSCR 1929
Iranian nuclear programme – Adoption of UNSCR 1929 – Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Spokesman
Paris, June 9, 2010

Iran/UNSCR 1929
Iranian nuclear programme – Adoption of UNSCR 1929 – Statement by the Six Foreign Ministers
New York, June 9, 2010

Iran/Security Council
Adoption of a new sanctions resolution againt Iran - Statement by the Foreign and European Ministry Spokesperson
Paris, June 9, 2010

Afghanistan/French soldier death
Afghanistan – Death of a French soldier – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, June 8, 2010

UK/France – Iran/nuclear issue – Israel/peace flotilla
Statements by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, during his joint press briefing with William Hague, British Foreign Secretary
Paris, June 6, 2010

France/Israel/peace flotilla
Telephone conversation between Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, and Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, June 6, 2010

France/UK
Meeting between Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, and William Hague, British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs – Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Spokesman
Paris, 4, June 2010

Iraq
Certification by Iraq’s Supreme Court of the general election results – Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Spokesman
Paris, June 3, 2010

25th Africa-France Summit
Final declaration
Nice, June 1, 2010

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