Navy Net - Royal Navy Community

Register a free account today to become a member! Once signed in, you'll be able to participate on this site by adding your own topics and posts, as well as connect with other members through your own private inbox!

Press release: Foreign Secretary attends the June 2017 EU Foreign Affairs Council

MoD_RSS

War Hero
Foreign Secretary’s arrival statement

The Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, said:


This is the first chance we have had to talk to our European friends and colleagues since some of the attacks that we have had in the UK. The London Bridge attack in particular of course, where most of the fatalities were from other European countries. We had 3 French casualties, 2 Poles, 1 very brave Spanish fatality you’ll remember.

So this is a chance for us to talk about that together on what we’re doing on counter-terrorism, particularly on occupying the space, the cyber-space taken up by the terrorists and working together, as the Prime Minister Theresa May has said, to deprive them of that space. To work with the internet companies, to stop them from allowing those guys to peddle their filth and their perverted ideology on the internet.

Obviously this is the first day of the talks on Brexit, and I think the most important thing is that, of course there’ll be lots of discussions about the nature of the deal we are going to do, but I think, on the discussion about money and so forth, I think the most important thing now is for us to look to the horizon. Raise our eyes to the horizon. Think about the future. Think about the new partnership. The deep and special partnership that we want to build with our friends and I think in the long run this will be good for the UK and good for the rest of Europe. That’s we are hoping for.
Further information

Media enquiries


Email [email protected]

News Desk 020 7008 3100

Continue reading...
 
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
MoD_RSS Press release: UK holds more foreign investment than Germany and France combined MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during May 2019 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on protests in Hong Kong MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Amal Clooney addresses Foreign Office Ambassadors on defending journalists MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Office launches 2018 Human Rights and Democracy Report MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Kumar Iyer appointed new Foreign Office Chief Economist MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on the 30th anniversary of Tiananmen Square MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: DIT launches new tool to drive foreign investment MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during April 2019 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on the attempted coup in Montenegro in 2016 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Syria: Foreign Secretary condemns recent violence in Idlib province MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on the release of journalists in Myanmar MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Statement by the High Representative of the European Union and the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany and the United Kingdom MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Statement by the High Representative of the European Union and the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany and the United Kingdom MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary welcomes more than £64 million of British funding for Kenyan industry MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Independent Review of FCO Support for Persecuted Christians interim report: Foreign Secretary's statement MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary creates 60 new scholarships for journalists across Africa MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary: UK backs Nigeria in fight against extremism MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt: UK wants to be partner of choice across Africa MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during March 2019 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Office Minister Sir Alan Duncan visits Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary Statement on Ukraine Presidential Elections MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Office statement on Title III of the Helms-Burton Act MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Office Minister Sir Alan Duncan visits Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Office Minister visits Uzbekistan MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Office statement on Anfal Memorial Day MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: G7 Foreign Ministers' Statement on the Situation in the West of Libya MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary travels to France for G7 meeting MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: UKEF launches consultation into foreign content policy MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary call with Cuban Foreign Minister MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary Statement after Appeal Judgment on Radovan Karadžić MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary Statement on the fifth anniversary of the illegal annexation of Crimea MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on international sanctions in response to Russian aggression in the Black Sea MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during February 2019 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary affords Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe diplomatic protection MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary appoints Special Representative on UK victims of Qadhafi-sponsored IRA terrorism MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary visits Yemen to bolster support for UN peace process MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary to reaffirm UK's global commitment to patient safety MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary calls with Indian and Pakistan Foreign Ministers MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during January 2019 MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on the Republic of North Macedonia MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: The Minister for Europe meets Russian First Deputy Foreign Minister MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Office Minister visits Poland MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary congratulates Greece for voting to resolve long-standing ‘Macedonia’ dispute MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary stresses importance of democratic values MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on situation in Venezuela MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary travels to Washington for talks with Secretary of State Pompeo MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary travels to Washington for talks with Secretary of State Pompeo MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign Secretary announces new UK funding to support UN peace process in Yemen MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Press release: Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during December 2018 MoD News 0
Similar threads


















































New Posts

Top