Julian King (@JKingEU )

Julian King

Bio European Commissioner for the Security Union -
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Location Brussels, Belgium
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Twitter Web App : At CEPS ThinkTank today: what more we need to do to combat terrorist financing, which remains a significant challenge.
Link to the speech: ec.europa.eu/commission/com…

Twitter Web App : Wrapping up excellent day’s talks with European and international partners on tackling security risks from #drones. Need to counter misuse of this technology by malicious actors.

Twitter Web App : Negotiations started with the European Parliament and the Council on tackling illegal terrorist content online. Should not allow jihadis or right wing extremists to misuse the internet to spread their message of violence.

iPhone : Countering the threats posed by unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) conference kicks off in Brussels this morning with Commissioners @jkingeu @avramopoulos and Violeta Bulc in attendance with industry, researchers and civil society. #EUprotects #SecurityUnion EU Transport

Twitter for iPad : Bringing together experts from across world to discuss the security challenge from drones this Thursday 17 October in Brussels twitter.com/JKingEU/status…

Twitter Web App : With Günther H. Oettinger Oettinger speaking to packed EU Security Symposium this morning: real interest in how EU is stepping up as security actor, including on cyber and protecting digital infrastructure.

Twitter Web App : Terrorism threat remains. Cities are in frontline, to protect our public spaces/events, and tackle radicalisation.
Meeting in Nice with the PACTSUR network of cities from across Europe set up by Ville de Nice and mayor Christian Estrosi with EU funding.

Twitter Web App : Under #CodeofPractice, platforms pledged to implement safeguards against misrepresentation. Clearly, we have more work to do. Thanks to EU Mythbusters for the investigative effort.

iPhone : The UKs security arrangements will have to start again with a blank sheet of paper if theres a no-deal Brexit says ex-MI6 chief Sir John Sawers #r4today bbc.in/2M1Mjjh

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Twitter for iPad : Thanks, really helpful. Fortunately, we’ve strengthened border controls and law enforcement cooperation between Member States. But we appreciate your concern twitter.com/ianbremmer/sta…

iPhone : EU cybersecurity authorities sound alarm on foreign interference in #5G networks.

Such espionage attempts may be facilitated by... lack of democratic checks & balances; lack of security or data protection agreements between the EU & the 3rd country.


Twitter Web App : La technologie est devenue de la géopolitique et l’Europe doit rester souveraine dans ce domaine, avec la #5G et au-delà. L’Europe pèse dans le monde, nous ne devrions pas hésiter à faire en sorte que cela compte. Mon article dans Le Monde: lemonde.fr/idees/article/…

iPhone : I am shocked by the brutal attacks in #Halle – on this day, Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year in Judaism. My thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of the victims. On this day we stand in solidarity with the #Jewish community.

Twitter for iPad : The EU’s 5G risk assessment is “already a signal to the market," Julian King said today. Buying 5G equipment “isn't like buying a car. It's like joining a club.” Our analysis of today’s report 👇🏻 politico.eu/pro/eu-telecom…

Twitter Web App : Cybercrime is a rapidly evolving threat and I fully support the excellent work done by EC3 to support Member States in fighting this growing menace.

Twitter Web App : Presented the EU coordinated risk assessment of the cybersecurity of #5G networks this afternoon together with Ambassador Minna Kivimäki and Commissioner Mariya Gabriel. Worth a read.

Twitter Web App : Technologie wird zu Geopolitik, und Europa muss hier souverän werden; bei #5G und darüber hinaus – mein Gastkommentar im Handelsblatt