Iceland in Brussels
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03.10.2018 • MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Gudlaugur Thor Thordarson, is back from his visit to New York, where he attended the United Nations General Assembly. He then went on to France, where he met with Minister for Foreign Affairs of France, Jean-Yves Le Drian, and visited UNESCO and the OECD.
11.09.2018 • MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Yesterday was a historic day when Iceland attended the first session of the Human Rights Council since being elected to the Council this summer.
19.07.2018 • MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
A DNA analysis of a whale caught in Iceland on 7 July has concluded that it was a hybrid of a fin whale and a blue whale, not a blue whale. The analysis was conducted by the Icelandic Marine and Freshwater Research Institute and Matis.
13.07.2018 • MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Iceland was elected to the Human Rights Council at the United Nations General Assembly in New York today, having received 172 out of 178 votes. Iceland thereby fills the vacancy left by the United States on the Council and will serve until the end of 2019. This is the first