Romania Presidency Launch

Ambassador Mihalache predicts a “challenging” presidency in his opening remarks

Defence Minister Earl Howe said Britain would remain at the heart of European defence and security, even after Brexit

The European Youth Orchestra gives a masterful performance of the complex music of George Enescu

FCO Director for Europe Caroline Wilson makes her closing remarks

: Ambassador Mihalache and the Ambassador of North Macedonia Mrs Aleksandra Miovska

The Ambassador of Slovakia Dr L’ubomír Rehák, Embassy Editor Elizabeth Stewart, Georgian Ambassador Tamar Beruchashvili and the Ambassador of Austria Dr Michael Zimmermann

Ambassador Mihalache welcomes the High Commissioner for Cyprus Mr Euripides Evriviades

After the concert, diplomats sampled a hearty Romanian spread and wine while they digested the results of the parliamentary vote

Romanian delicacies