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August News Archives

Publié le August 2, 2010

European Commission working meeting on the Roma issue
Press conference given by Pierre Lellouche, Minister of State responsible for European Affairs (excerpts)
Brussels, August 31, 2010

Innovative financing
Joint article by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Katsuya Okada, Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Charles Michel, Belgian Minister for Development Cooperation, published in “The Christian Science Monitor”
August 31, 2010

UNIFIL/Lebanon/adoption of UNSCR 1937
Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Spokesman
Paris, August 31, 2010

France/Afghanistan
Afghanistan/memorial ceremony for Captain Lorenzo Mezzasalma and Corporal Jean-Nicolas Panezyck – Speech by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic (excerpts)
Fréjus, August 27, 2010

Eighteenth Ambassadors’ Conference
Speech by Eric Besson, Minister of Immigration, Integration, National Identity and Mutually-Supportive Development (excerpts)
Paris, August 26, 2010

18th Ambassadors Conference
Speech by the Nicolas Sarkaozy President of the Republic.
Elysée Palace - Wednesday, August 25, 2010.

Somalia/terrorist attack on a Mogadishu hotel
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 25, 2010

Climate
A Canadian council agency benchmarked economical and environmental performances of G8 countries. This report ranks France first.
Washington, August 25, 2010

France/EU/Roma
Article by Pierre Lellouche, Minister of State responsible for European Affairs, published in the “Le Figaro” newspaper
Paris, August 24, 2010

Afghanistan/deaths of French soldiers
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, August 23, 2010

France/public deficit
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Bormes les Mimosas, August 20, 2010

International recognition of French mathematicians
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, August 19, 2010

World Humanitarian Day
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 19, 2010

DRC/MONUSCO attack
Democratic Republic of Congo/attack perpetrated against MONUSCO – Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Spokesman
Paris, August 18, 2010

Iraq/attack on an army recruitment centre
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 17 , 2010

Pakistan/French emergency aid
Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 15, 2010

China/India/Pakistan/floods
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, August 10, 2010

France/Lebanon
Meeting between Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic, and Saad Hariri, Prime Minister of Lebanon – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, August 10, 2010

International Power/GDF-Suez
Announced International Power takeover by GDF-Suez – Communiqué issued by the Prime Minister
Paris, August 10, 2010

France/India/floods
India/Floods – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 9 , 2010

Central and Eastern Europe/floods
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 9, 2010

France/China/floods
China/Floods – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 9, 2010

Turkey/PKK attacks
Turkey/PKK attacks on the Turkish army – Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Deputy Spokesman
Paris, August 9, 2010

France/Russian wildfires
Russia/French aid in the wake of the wildfires – Communiqué issued by the Prime Minister
Paris, August 8, 2010

Afghanistan/medical personnel murder
Afghanistan/Murder of ten civilians in the province of Badakhstan – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 7, 2010

France/Pakistan/floods
Pakistan/Humanitarian aid in the wake of the floods – Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 7, 2010

France/foreign trade
Foreign trade results in the first half of 2010 – Communiqué issued by the Ministry for the Economy, Industry and Employment
Paris, August 6, 2010

Russia/fires
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, August 5 , 2010

Israel/Lebanon
Serious incidents along the blue line – Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 3 , 2010

Albi/Réunion/UNESCO
Inscription of the Episcopal City of Albi and the Pitons, cirques and remparts of Réunion on the UNESCO World Heritage List – Statement by Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic
Paris, August 2, 2010

France/UK/immigration
Simultaneous dismantling in France and the United Kingdom of an Albanian illegal immigration ring – Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Immigration, Integration, National Identity and Mutually-Supportive Development
Paris, August 2, 2010

France/Israel/Jordan
Firing of rockets on the Israeli and Jordanian cities of Eilat and Aqaba – Statement by the Foreign and European Affairs Ministry Deputy Spokesman
Paris, August 2, 2010

Pakistan/floods
Statement by Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Paris, August 1, 2010

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