Gouvernement - News Follow the last information Gouvernement Gouvernement https://gouvernement.lu/en/gouvernement/jean-asselborn/actualites.html Gouvernement - News https://gouvernement.lu/en/gouvernement/jean-asselborn/actualites.html Follow the last information Gouvernement 413 80 1440 20 21 22 23 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 Saturday Sunday Fri, 06 Nov 2020 17:06:00 +0100 Fri, 06 Nov 2020 17:06:00 +0100 Statement by Jean Asselborn on demolitions in the occupied West Bank "I am deeply shocked by the scale of the demolition inflicted by Israeli authorities on eleven families, including 40 children and one elderly person, of the community of Humsa Al Bqai'a (also referred to as Khirbet Hamsa al-Foqa) in the northern Jordan Valley, in the occupied West Bank." Fri, 06 Nov 2020 17:06:00 +0100 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/11-novembre/06-west-bank.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/11-novembre/06-west-bank.html Statement by Jean Asselborn on the execution of Navid Afkari in Iran "I condemn in the strongest terms the execution of Navid Afkari in Iran on 12 September 2020." Tue, 15 Sep 2020 14:10:31 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/09-septembre/15-asselborn-declaration-iran.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/09-septembre/15-asselborn-declaration-iran.html Statement by Jean Asselborn regarding the poisoning of Alexei Navalny Preliminary test results published by the Charité hospital in Berlin indicate that one of the main figures of the political opposition in Russia, Alexei Navalny was poisoned. I join my EU colleagues in wishing Mr Navalny a prompt and full recovery and expressing our sympathy to his family at this difficult time. Wed, 26 Aug 2020 11:01:10 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/08-aout/26-asselborn-declaration-navalny.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/08-aout/26-asselborn-declaration-navalny.html Jean Asselborn expresses his grave concern regarding the situation of religious minorities, particularly the Baha'is incarcerated in Iran and in Yemen Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Jean Asselborn has made the following statement regarding the situation of religious minorities in Iran and in Yemen. Mon, 06 Jul 2020 17:40:57 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/07-juillet/06-asselborn-baha.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/07-juillet/06-asselborn-baha.html National Day 2020 For the public celebration of the birthday of HRH the Grand Duke, an official ceremony will take place on 23 June at the National monument of Luxembourgish solidarity ("Kanounenhiwwel"). Wed, 17 Jun 2020 14:30:45 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/06-juin/17-fete-nationale-2020.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/06-juin/17-fete-nationale-2020.html Jean Asselborn participated in an exchange of views with Mike Pompeo during the videoconference of the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union The Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Jean Asselborn, participated in the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union, which was held on 15 June 2020 by videoconference. Mon, 15 Jun 2020 20:25:09 +0200 https://maee.gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/communiques/2020/JA-Mike-Pompeo.html //maee.gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/communiques/2020/JA-Mike-Pompeo.html Statement by Jean Asselborn on the formation of a new government in Israel “I fully support the statement issued yesterday by the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, on the formation of a new government in Israel. (...)" Tue, 19 May 2020 13:01:51 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/05-mai/19-asselborn-declaration-israel.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/05-mai/19-asselborn-declaration-israel.html Statement by Jean Asselborn following the announcement of the formation of a new government in Israel "I take note of the political agreement found in Israel on the formation of a new government, which foresees the annexation of part of the West Bank." Fri, 24 Apr 2020 09:17:04 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/04-avril/24-asselborn-declaration-israel.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/04-avril/24-asselborn-declaration-israel.html Statement by Jean Asselborn on the transfer of twelve unaccompanied refugee minors to Luxembourg I thank the Greek authorities and especially my friends, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias and the Alternate Minister Georges Koumoutsakos, as well as the officials of the UNHCR and the IOM for having contributed to concretise this gesture of solidarity with Greece and to offer the perspective of a dignified life to these young people in our country. Tue, 07 Apr 2020 14:11:26 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/04-avril/07-asselborn-declaration.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/04-avril/07-asselborn-declaration.html Statement by Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden In this unprecedented situation, it is legitimate that Member States adopt extraordinary measures to protect their citizens and overcome the crisis. We are however deeply concerned about the risk of violations of the principles of rule of law, democracy and fundamental rights arising from the adoption of certain emergency measures. Thu, 02 Apr 2020 10:38:26 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/04-avril/02-joint-statement.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/04-avril/02-joint-statement.html Jean Asselborn spoke with his colleague from the People's Republic of China, State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Luxembourg's foreign policy chief Jean Asselborn spoke by phone with the State Councillor and Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China, Wang Yi, this Monday 30 March 2020. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 17:52:15 +0200 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/30-asselborn-chine.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/30-asselborn-chine.html Declaration by Jean Asselborn on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the entry into force of the Schengen Agreements Twenty-five years ago, on March 26th 1995, the provisions implementing the Schengen Agreements, which had been signed 10 years before, entered into force. These provisions included the removal of border controls which marked one of the most tangible achievements of European integration. Wed, 25 Mar 2020 19:13:44 +0100 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/25-asselborn-schengen.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/25-asselborn-schengen.html Statement by Jean Asselborn on the situation of religious minorities, particularly the Baha'is, in Iran 'I would like to express my great concern at the recent decision by the Iranian authorities to issue new identity cards only to citizens of the Muslim, Jewish, Christian or Zoroastrian faiths.' Tue, 17 Mar 2020 07:43:31 +0100 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/17-declaration-asselborn.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/17-declaration-asselborn.html Government Council - New measures taken in response to the Coronavirus Taking into account the evolution of the coronavirus COVID-19 in our neighbouring countries and on the national territory, it is necessary to take additional measures to limit the spread of the virus in the population and to protect those at risk. Sun, 15 Mar 2020 18:48:12 +0100 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/15-nouvelles-mesures-coronavirus.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/15-nouvelles-mesures-coronavirus.html Measures taken by the Government Council on 12 March 2020 in response to the Coronavirus On 12 March 2020, the Prime Minister, Minister of State, Xavier Bettel, convened an extraordinary Government Council dedicated to measures to tackle the spread of the Coronavirus. Thu, 12 Mar 2020 21:02:00 +0100 https://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/12-cdg-extraordinaire-coronavirus.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2020/03-mars/12-cdg-extraordinaire-coronavirus.html