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The Council launched today the defensive maritime security operation to restore freedom of navigation in the Red Sea emphasizing international cooperation and adherence to maritime law.
The Council and the European Parliament have reached a provisional agreement on the Net-Zero Industry Act (NZIA), a regulation aimed at strengthening Europe's manufacturing of net-zero technologies to meet climate goals. The NZIA seeks to boost industrial deployment of green technologies.
The fight against child sexual abuse is a priority for the EU. While progress has been made to better protect children online, existing criminal law rules are no longer fit for purpose. The Commission has now proposed to update these laws to protect the victims.