European initiative on digital platforms

France commends the European Commission’s launch of a public consultation on the regulation of digital platforms.... [Read more]
3 June 2020

"At the heart of our European Union"

On 29 May 2020, defence ministers Florence Parly, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, Margarita Robles Fernández and Lorenzo Guerini joint... [Read more]
29 May 2020

Climate protection at the heart of the Covid-19 post crisis

The Franco-German Meseberg Climate Working Group advocates a green recovery and more ambitions climate goals for the European Unio... [Read more]
22 May 2020

France and Germany united for the sustainable recovery of the European Union

The President of the Republic and the German Chancellor have defined a series of concrete actions designed to ensure the European ... [Read more]
18 May 2020

Coordinated national, European and international measures for tourism

The fifth meeting of the Interministerial Tourism Committee has just been held at the Hôtel de Matignon, the Prime Minister’s offi... [Read more]
14 May 2020

Progress at European Union level in terms of defence

At the video conference of European Union (EU) defence ministers held on 12 May 2020, an initial assessment was delivered of the E... [Read more]
13 May 2020

Europe Day: "Today, Europe is clearly up to the challenge"

Europe: the strength of “De Facto Solidarity”. By Jean-Yves Le Drian and Amélie de Montchalin ... [Read more]
9 May 2020

An urgent need to return to the rules laid down in 1945: the limitation by law to the use of force

Security Council Arria-formula meeting on the theme “75 Years from the End of the Second World War on European Soil”: statement by... [Read more]
8 May 2020


Since 4 May 2020, the anti-air frigate Jean Bart has been involved in the European Union (EU)-led Operation EUNAVFOR MED IRINI.... [Read more]
7 May 2020

France pledges €500m against Covid-19

Immense efforts are now under way, worldwide, in a bid to develop swift and effective means of eradicating Covid-19. France has an... [Read more]
6 May 2020