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MIL-OSI Europe: Visa Information System: Council agrees negotiating mandate to strengthen the system

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  AM-NC, Council of the European Union, Crime, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, Immigration, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Visa Information System: Council agrees negotiating mandate to strengthen the system

Source: Council of the European Union . EU ambassadors today agreed the Council’s negotiating position on a proposal to amend the Visa Information System (VIS) regulation. On the basis of this mandate, the Council Presidency will start negotiations with the European Parliament once the latter has adopted its position. We have a duty to ensure […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Remarks by President Donald Tusk after the European Council and Euro summit meetings on 14 December 2018

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  AM-NC, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Council of the European Union, CTF, DJF, Economy & finance, English, Euro area, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, Immigration, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Remarks by President Donald Tusk after the European Council and Euro summit meetings on 14 December 2018

Source: Council of the European Union . Today, leaders delivered on this promise. First, with an agreement to create a common backstop for the Single Resolution Fund. And second, we agreed to give the European Stability Mechanism stronger powers to prevent and manage financial crises. These two decisions — which mean changing the ESM Treaty […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: European Council conclusions, 13-14 December 2018

By   /  December 15, 2018  /  Aid, AM-NC, Budget, Council of the European Union, CTF, DJF, Economy & finance, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security & defence, Single market  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: European Council conclusions, 13-14 December 2018

Source: Council of the European Union Your request will be handled by the Press Office of the General Secretariat of the Council in accordance with the provisions of Regulation (EC) No 45/2001 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions and bodies and on the free […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Invitation letter by President Donald Tusk to the members of the European Council ahead of their meetings on 13 and 14 December 2018

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  AM-NC, Banking, Banking and Finance, Brexit, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Council of the European Union, CTF, DJF, Economy & finance, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Foreign affairs & international relations, Home Affairs, Immigration, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Invitation letter by President Donald Tusk to the members of the European Council ahead of their meetings on 13 and 14 December 2018

Source: Council of the European Union 2 . Given the seriousness of the situation in the UK, let me start with Brexit. The intention is that we will listen to the UK Prime Minister’s assessment, and later, we will meet at 27 to discuss the matter and adopt relevant conclusions. As time is running out, […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Exchanging criminal records: EU agrees a reformed ECRIS system

By   /  December 12, 2018  /  AM-NC, Council of the European Union, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Exchanging criminal records: EU agrees a reformed ECRIS system

Source: Council of the European Union . Council and Parliament negotiators today agreed on a reformed European criminal records information system (ECRIS) that will now include a centralised database with information on convictions of third country nationals and stateless persons (so-called ECRIS-TCN). This provisional political agreement will now have to be confirmed by the two […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Main topics and media events 10 – 23 December 2018

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  Africa, AM-NC, Banking and Finance, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Council of the European Union, CTF, Culture, DJF, Economy & finance, Employment, Energy, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Exploration, fish, Fisheries, Foreign affairs & international relations, Gas, Health, Home Affairs, Institutional affairs, Iran, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Social affairs, Sweden, Telecommunications, Transport, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Main topics and media events 10 – 23 December 2018

Source: Council of the European Union . Foreign Affairs Council, Monday 10 December 2018 Foreign ministers will discuss Iran, the Western Balkans, EU- African Union cooperation, Ukraine and Venezuela.   General Affairs Council, Tuesday 11 December 2018 The Council will discuss the next multiannual financial framework, prepare the December European Council and approve its 18-month programme. […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Migrant smuggling: Council approves a set of measures to fight smuggling networks

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commerce, Council of the European Union, Crime, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, Immigration, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Migrant smuggling: Council approves a set of measures to fight smuggling networks

Source: Council of the European Union . The EU is cracking down on migrant smuggling. Today, the Council approved a comprehensive and operational set of measures with a law enforcement focus to step up the fight against migrant smuggling networks. This follows a call by EU leaders at their meeting in October. These measures build […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Fight against antisemitism: Council declaration

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  Aid, AM-NC, Council of the European Union, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, Justice, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Fight against antisemitism: Council declaration

Source: Council of the European Union 2 Your request will be handled by the Press Office of the General Secretariat of the Council in accordance with the provisions of Regulation (EC) No 45/2001 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions and bodies and on the […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Terrorist content online: Council adopts negotiating position on new rules to prevent dissemination

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commerce, Council of the European Union, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, Internet Communications Technology, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Terrorist content online: Council adopts negotiating position on new rules to prevent dissemination

Source: Council of the European Union . The EU is working to stop terrorists from using the internet to radicalise, recruit and incite to violence. The Council today agreed its negotiating position on the proposed regulation on preventing the dissemination of terrorist content online. Online terrorist content has played a key role in almost every […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: European Border and Coast Guard: Council reaches partial agreement on returns and cooperation with third countries

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  AM-NC, Council of the European Union, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Home Affairs, Immigration, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: European Border and Coast Guard: Council reaches partial agreement on returns and cooperation with third countries

Source: Council of the European Union 2 . To boost these efforts, the European Border and Coast Guard  (Frontex) will be given a stronger mandate to support member states’ activities in these areas. The Council today agreed a partial general approach on a proposal on the European Border and Coast Guard, covering the provisions linked […]

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