Federica Mogherini

HELSINKI | The Latest: Trump to Putin: The world wants us to get along

HELSINKI — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin (all times local): 2:20 p.m. President Donald Trump says at the start of his summit with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki that he thinks “the world wants to see us get along.” Trump says the two countries have “great opportunities,” … Continue reading HELSINKI | The Latest: Trump to Putin: The world wants us to get along

HELSINKI | The Latest: Putin arrives in Helsinki late for Trump meeting

HELSINKI  — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin (all times local): 1:05 p.m. President Vladimir Putin has arrived late for his high-profile meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump — another display of the Russian’s leader famous lack of punctuality. Putin’s plane touched down in Helsinki 30 minutes later than … Continue reading HELSINKI | The Latest: Putin arrives in Helsinki late for Trump meeting

HELSINKI | The Latest: Melania Trump meets with Finnish counterpart

HELSINKI  — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin (all times local): 12:35 p.m. U.S. first lady Melania Trump says she and her Finnish counterpart had a “good conversation about issues facing our nations.” Mrs. Trump says in a tweet that she enjoyed Monday’s talk, adding “Thank you to @JenniHaukio … Continue reading HELSINKI | The Latest: Melania Trump meets with Finnish counterpart

HELSINKI | The Latest: Newspaper to Trump, Putin: Respect a free press

HELSINKI — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Finland’s biggest newspaper has a message for Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin: Respect a free press. Daily Helsingin Sanomat has placed advertisements around Helsinki alluding to Finland’s reputation as a hub for a free press. … Continue reading HELSINKI | The Latest: Newspaper to Trump, Putin: Respect a free press

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With EU High Representative Federica Mogherini

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: ‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met today with EU High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini on the sidelines of the NATO Summit.  Secretary Pompeo and the … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With EU High Representative Federica Mogherini

U.S. Department of State News: The European Union and the United States of America Hold Their Eighth Energy Council Meeting

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The following is a joint statement by the United States and the European Union: The eighth EU-U.S. Energy Council met today in Brussels.  This was the first meeting of the Energy Council during the Administration of President Donald J. Trump and allowed for a … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: The European Union and the United States of America Hold Their Eighth Energy Council Meeting

AMMAN, Jordan | Jordan’s king, EU foreign policy chief review ailing economy

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — King Abdullah II and visiting EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini have discussed Jordan’s economic challenges, meeting just days after protests against proposed tax increases brought down the kingdom’s prime minister. The royal court said Saturday that the king and Mogherini reviewed reforms and economic programs meant to address the crisis. … Continue reading AMMAN, Jordan | Jordan’s king, EU foreign policy chief review ailing economy

BRUSSELS | The Latest: Europe, Iran diplomats plan to save nuclear deal

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the Iran nuclear deal (all times local): 10:10 p.m. The European Union’s foreign policy chief says a meeting of the foreign ministers of France, Britain, Germany and Iran has yielded a blueprint for further talks to salvage the Iran nuclear deal after the United States pulled out. Federica Mogherini … Continue reading BRUSSELS | The Latest: Europe, Iran diplomats plan to save nuclear deal