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July News Archives

Published on July 6, 2010

Oslo Cluster Munitions Convention
Entry into force of the Convention on Cluster Munitions – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 30, 2010

Democratic Republic of Congo/sinking of a boat
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, 29 July 2010

ITER project – ITER Extraordinary Council
Speech given on behalf of Pierre Lellouche, Minister of State responsible for European Affairs, and Valérie Pécresse, Minister for Higher Education and Research (excerpts)
Cadarache, July 28, 2010

France/Palestine
Upgrading the status of the General Delegation of Palestine in France/ Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 26, 2010

Michel Germaneau/French hostage death
France/Niger/Mali/Mauritania – Statement by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic
Paris, July 26, 2010

France/stress test results
European banking system – Results of the test to withstand a very significant deterioration in the economic environment – Communiqué issued by the Ministry for the Economy, Industry and Employment
Paris, July 23, 2010

France/culture/“Institut français”
Article by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, published in the “Le Figaro” newspaper
Paris, July 22, 2010

Fight against anti-Semitism
Defacing of the Etz Chaim synagogue in Melun and desecration of Wolfisheim Jewish cemetery – Statement by Brice Hortefeux, Minister of the Interior, Overseas France and Local Authorities
Paris, July 22, 2010

Serbia/Kosovo
Advisory Opinion of the International Court of Justice – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 22, 2010

France/Institut français/cultural diplomacy
Journées du réseau français dans le monde¹ – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, during his joint press conference with Frédéric Mitterrand, Minister for Culture and Communication, and Xavier Darcos, Ambassador for External Cultural Action (excerpts)
Paris, July 21, 2010

France-Germany
Statement by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, at the Council of Ministers’ meeting
Paris, July 21, 2010

France/Germany/European economic governance
Franco-German proposals for European economic governance – Communiqué issued by the Ministry for the Economy, Industry and Employment
Paris, July 21, 2010

International conference on Afghanistan
Interview given by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, to “RFI” (excerpts)
Kabul, July 19, 2010

France/Germany/UK/30% greenhouse gas emissions target
Article by Jean-Louis Borloo, Ministre d’Etat, Minister for Ecology, Energy, Sustainable Development and Marine Affairs, responsible for Green Technology and Climate Negotiations, Chris Huhne, British Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, and Norbert Röttgen, German Minister for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, published in the "Le Monde", British "Financial Times" and German "Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung" newspapers
London, July 15, 2010

France/UK/immigration
Meeting between Eric Besson, Minister of Immigration, Integration, National Identity and Mutually-Supportive Development, and Damian Green, British Minister of State for Borders and Immigration – Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Immigration, Integration, National Identity and Mutually-Supportive Development
Paris, July 13 , 2010

Uganda – Bombings in Kampala
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 12, 2010

Abdel Wahid el-Nur/Darfur
Sudan/Statement by Abdel Wahid el-Nur – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 9, 2010

The Internet and freedom of expression
Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 8, 2010

Ministry of Defense budget guidelines for 2011-2013
Hearing of Hervé Morin, Minister of Defense, before the National Assembly National Defense and Armed Forces Committee (excerpts)
Paris, July 7, 2010

France/deficit reduction
Interview given by François Baroin, Minister for the Budget, Public Accounts and Administrative Reform, to the “Les Echos” newspaper (excerpts)
Paris, July 6, 2010

Afghanistan – Death of a French soldier
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, July 6, 2010

France/deficit reduction
Interview given by François Baroin, Minister for the Budget, Public Accounts and Administrative Reform, to the “Les Echos” newspaper (excerpts)
Paris, July 6, 2010

Transgreen/Mediterranean Solar Plan/Euro-Mediterranean electricity grid
Developing renewable energy in Africa and Europe – Communiqué issued by the Ministry for Ecology, Energy, Sustainable Development and Marine Affairs, Responsible for Green Technology and Climate Negotiations
Paris, July 5, 2010

Iran/executions
Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Spokesman
Paris, July 5, 2010

Guinea/election
First round of the presidential election – Statement by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs Spokesman
Paris, July 5, 2010

Syria – Sentencing of Haytham al Maleh
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 4 , 2010

Palestine
Statement on behalf of the Chair and Co-Chairs of the International Donors’ Conference for the Palestinian State – Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, July 2, 2010

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