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Open day for European peacekeeping missions

OpenDoorsDay 20140515(BRUSSELS2) Most of the European Union's crisis management missions (stabilization and peacekeeping, rule of law) will be present this Saturday (May 17) in Brussels during the open day at the Council of the Union building. 'European Union.

Military personnel, police officers, civilians and diplomats from the European Diplomatic Service will also be present. The opportunity to discover invaluable work, often overlooked, in crisis areas that deserve a look.

Also note a presentation of the new European satellite tracking system, Galileo (the competitor of GPS). Read also: Galileo: the last test satellite launched

The icing on the cake is that visitors will also be able to follow the same route as presidents and prime ministers during European summits, from the VIP entrance to the meeting rooms.

• At the Justus Lipsisus building, 175 rue de la Loi (Brussels), from 10 a.m. to 17 p.m.

Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).