Eurojust


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Eurojust

a body of the EUROPEAN UNION competent to act in investigations and prosecutions relating to serious crime concerning at least two Member States. Its role is to promote coordination between competent authorities in the Member States and to facilitate the implementation of international mutual legal assistance and of extradition requests.
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Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Vera Jourova said: "Eurojust plays a key role in supporting the fight against cross-border crime and terrorism.
Mr Frederic Baab - Former National Member for France at Eurojust, initiator of the Counter-Terrorism Register
The EUROJUST official praised the strengthening of the cooperation between the BiH Prosecutor's Office and the Personal Data Protection Agency in BiH, as well as other BiH institutions in charge of activities related to conclusion of agreements with EUROJUST, stated the BiH Prosecutor's Office.
"Today we send a clear message to organised crime groups across Europe," Eurojust vice president Filippo Spiezia said.
They are not the only ones able to operate across borders; so are Europe's judiciary and law enforcement communities," vice-president of Eurojust, and national member of Italy, Filippo Spiezia said.
"Eurojust is ready to intensively help the prosecutors of both countries when investigating this serious and condemnable crime," Hamran said, as quoted by TASR.iznar said in the second half of March that after intensive communication with Italian judicial bodies, he sent a proposal of the agreement to create the joint investigation team to investigate the double murder of Kuciak and Kusnirova.
Jahangiri further stressed the country's need to acquaint its judicial and academic sectors with Eurojust, and offered some suggestions to this end.
The working session was attended by Eurojust President Michele Coninsx, Legal Department Head Jose Castillo Garcia and the delegation accompanying the prime minister.
The delegation visited the Eurojust headquarter and met with heads of its departments responsible for matters connected to international relations.
THE HAGUE: A probe to seize vast assets of deposed strongmen Hosni Mubarak of Egypt and Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali of Tunisia has been launched in Europe and North America, a Eurojust spokesman said Thursday.
French and Bulgarian law enforcement authorities have joined forces with Europol and Eurojust to successfully disrupt the activities of an international organized crime group active worldwide, Europol inform Friday.