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Macron Warned that Europe Could Break Apart after Brexit

French President Emmanuel Macron voiced concern over the possible instability of the European community after the UK's separation from the EU.

World » EU | January 5, 2018, Friday // 14:59 | Viewed: 2585

Top-Selling German Newspaper Says New Online Hate Speech Law Must be Scrapped

A new law meant to curtail hate speech on social media in Germany is stifling free speech and making martyrs out of anti-immigrant politicians whose posts are deleted, the top-selling Bild newspaper said on Thursday.

World » EU | January 4, 2018, Thursday // 15:28 | Viewed: 2241

Emmanuel Macron: French President Announces 'Fake News' Law

 French President Emmanuel Macron has announced plans for a new law to combat so-called fake news, BBCreports.

World » EU | January 4, 2018, Thursday // 09:56 | Viewed: 2252

Germany Says Iranian Protesters Deserve Respect

 Germany said on Wednesday it was following developments in Iran with concern but stressed that protesters there demonstrating against economic hardship deserved respect, Reuters reported.

World » EU | January 3, 2018, Wednesday // 14:05 | Viewed: 2584

The Council of Europe may Impose Sanctions on Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Council of Europe may introduce sanctions against Bosnia and Herzegovina for failing to comply with a European Court of Human Rights ruling, MIA said.

World » EU | January 2, 2018, Tuesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 3294

Federica Mogherini: 2018 Will be Crucial For the Balkans

''The new year 2018 will be crucial for the Balkans in terms of European integration and the transformation of reforms into an irreversible process.

World » EU | January 2, 2018, Tuesday // 14:53 | Viewed: 2460

Turkey Pushes For Normalizing Relations with Germany

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the Turkish government was encouraging the judiciary to speed up an indictment against German journalist Deniz Yucel on Monday, Deutsche Welle reported.

World » EU | January 1, 2018, Monday // 17:28 | Viewed: 2149

Enhanced Security Measures in Europe for Christmas

European capitals are preparing to meet Christmas with strong security measures.

World » EU | December 24, 2017, Sunday // 12:22 | Viewed: 2477

The EU Provides Another EUR 9 Million for the Peace Process in Syria

The European Union has provided EUR 9 million to the Syrian opposition to fund its participation in the Geneva peace talks and other initiatives to peacefully regulate the conflict in Syria.

World » EU | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 10:48 | Viewed: 2459

Theresa May to Announce New Defence Treaty on Visit to Poland

 Brexit will strengthen not weaken the UK's ties with Poland, Theresa May is to insist on a visit to Warsaw - where she will announce plans for enhanced defence and security co-operation, BBC reported.

World » EU | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1936

Full Brexit in Jan. 2021 as EU Sets Transition Deadline

The European Union wants a transition period after Brexit to end no later than the last day of 2020, according to the European Commission’s negotiating directives agreed on Wednesday.

World » EU | December 20, 2017, Wednesday // 16:29 | Viewed: 1923

The EU Court Ruled that Uber is a Transport service

The service that Uber offers is one of the services in the field of transport within the meaning of European Union law, the European Court of Justice has ruled today.

World » EU | December 20, 2017, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1990

The EC has Requested for Poland to Remain Without Voting Rights in the EU Council

The EC has proposed to abolish Poland's voting rights in the EU Council because of the controversial judicial reform that was approved a few days ago, the news agencies reported.

World » EU | December 20, 2017, Wednesday // 14:30 | Viewed: 2142

British Police Arrest Man Trying to Force Entry into U.S. Military Base

British police arrested a man who tried to force his way into a military base in central England used by the U.

World » EU | December 18, 2017, Monday // 17:28 | Viewed: 2330

Suspect in Stockholm Truck Attack to Stand Trial in February

 Rakhmat Akilov, who has confessed to driving a truck that killed five people in an attack in Sweden’s capital Stockholm, will stand trial in February, the main prosecutor in the case said on Monday, according to Reuters.

World » EU | December 18, 2017, Monday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1991

Ikea's Taxes to be Investigated by European Commission

The European Commission will open an investigation into Ikea’s corporate taxes.

World » EU | December 18, 2017, Monday // 15:37 | Viewed: 2098

Theresa May Insists She Will Try to Sign New Trade Deals Before Brexit Transition is Over

Theresa May will insist on Monday that she will try to sign new free trade deals during the UK’s Brexit transition period, setting herself on a collision course with Brussels, The Independent reported.

World » EU | December 18, 2017, Monday // 10:07 | Viewed: 2022

EU Leaders Agree to Move to Second-Stage Brexit Talks

EU leaders have agreed to move Brexit talks on to the second phase but called for "further clarity" from the UK about its future intentions, according to BBC.

World » EU | December 15, 2017, Friday // 15:44 | Viewed: 2358

Greek Gov’t Aims to Speed Up Migrant Returns to Turkey

 In a bid to avert a rerun of the refugee crisis of 2015, when Greece was overwhelmed by a deluge of migrants from Turkey, the government is planning to amend a law governing the process of granting asylum to refugees with a bill expected to go to Parliam

World » EU | December 15, 2017, Friday // 15:35 | Viewed: 2901

The European Council Extended the Sanctions Against Russia for Another 6 Months

European leaders agreed to extend economic sanctions against Russia by 6 months.

World » EU | December 15, 2017, Friday // 10:35 | Viewed: 2810

Denmark Considers Using Cryptocurrencies for Humanitarian Aid

Denmark sees potential for blockchain technology in humanitarian aid and said on Thursday it is considering becoming the first donor country to move money using cryptocurrencies, according to Reuters.

World » EU | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 15:23 | Viewed: 2150
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