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This story about the speaking rights of Catherine Ashton at the UN was published by EurActiv on 26th August 2010. European Council and Commission representatives yesterday (24 August) confirmed reports that the United Nations is to grant the EU the right to speak in the body’s General Assembly ahead of its 64th session, which starts… » read more

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This story about an EU diplomatic service was published by EurActiv on 7th July 2010. The European External Action Service (EEAS) is to become official after the summer recess and start recruiting in autumn, it became clear after a key European Parliament committee gave its green light yesterday (6 July) to the EU’s diplomatic service.… » read more

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This story about the rumours surrounding the possible resignation of Catherine Ashton was published by EurActiv on 4th May 2010. EU diplomats have dismissed rumours that EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton might step down from her post under pressure from member states and especially her native UK, where elections are scheduled for Thursday (6… » read more

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This story about Catherine Ashton’s proposals for the new European External Action Service was published by EurActiv on 22nd March 2010. The European Union’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Catherine Ashton, will unveil her long-awaited proposal for setting up the European External Action Service during the course of the week. With the… » read more

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This story about Catherine Ashton’s deputies was published by EurActiv on 15th March 2010. Catherine Ashton, the EU’s recently-appointed foreign policy chief, will be able to trim her busy work schedule and counter criticism of her lack of visibility thanks to the assistance of three EU commissioners, who will act as her deputies. Štefan Füle,… » read more

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