Andorra participated in the conference of justice ministers of Ibero-American countries. The event took place in Madrid. The delegation of the principality was headed by the Minister of Justice, Social and Internal Affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot – he signed the protocol on the accession of Andorra to the conference of justice …More
Andorran FM Maria Ubach and the Spanish State Secretary for Europe Jorge Toledo met to discuss the current status of the Andorran association agreement with the EU, Andorra’s candidacy for the Ibero-American Summit of 2020, as well as various aspects related to bilateral cooperation. The meeting took place on 31st October in …More
The Secretary-General of the Conference of Ministers of Justice of Latin America (Conferencia de Ministros de Justicia de los Países Iberoamericanos, COMJIB) Arkel Benítez arrived in Andorra to discuss the prospects of international cooperation in the judicial sphere.
During the visit he met with the Minister of internal affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot. …More
The Minister of Foreign affairs of Andorra, Gilbert Saboya, took part in the meeting with the participation of ministers of Foreign affairs from 57 countries – the members of States of the organization for security and cooperation in Europe (OSCE). The meeting was aimed at promoting dialogue on security issues which affects all States equally.
The Andorran police mobilizes all resources to provide maximum security during Tour de France on 10-12 July, reports the Government of Andorra.
The control at the border of Andorra with France and Spain will be enforced. Security will also be supported from the air by helicopters. Police officers will patrol all residential areas, parkings, public places …More
The Andorran Government approved the draft law “On amendments and additions to the Penal code” requiring tougher punishment for such crimes as attempted murder and unlawful use of the weapons. These crimes are equated to the serious crimes, and could not be sentenced conditionally.
The initiative was announced by the Minister of justice, social and internal …More
Crimes number in Andorra last year was reduced by 5.5%. These figures were announced by the minister of internal affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot during his speech on the occasion of the celebration of the Saint patron of police Maria Auxiliadora. In particular, the fall of indicators touched the sectors as criminal …More
The First international humanitarian summit organized by the United Nations takes place on May 23-24 in Istanbul. The summit involves the Secretary of state for justice of Andorra Eva Descarrega, as well as the Ambassador of Andorra to the UN Elisenda Vives. The main speaker at the summit was the UN Secretary-General …More
The government of Andorra approved the signing of a Memorandum of understanding between the Andorran police and the Federal police of Belgium on 11th May. The purpose of this agreement is strengthening and expansion of international cooperation of the police of Andorra in the areas of security and combating organized crime.
The evolution of crime and …More
The Council of Ministers of Andorra approved on April 27 the proposal to promote Interpol’s the international anti-doping campaign that is associated with the control of the circulation of doping, substances and impurities. This initiative was offered by the Minister of justice and internal Affairs of Andorra Xavier Espot. Anti-doping campaign was launched by Interpol …More