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MPs Win Right to Final Vote on Brexit

Theresa May suffered her first Brexit defeat in the Commons last night as Tory “mutineers” ensured that MPs must approve the terms of Britain’s departure from the EU, The Times writes.

World » EU | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 09:36 | Viewed: 1884

U.N. Resolutions on North Korea Need to be Fully Implemented, Antonio Guterres

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World » EU | December 14, 2017, Thursday // 09:28 | Viewed: 1953

The MEPs Saved the Döner Kebabs

The European Commission proposal for phosphate additive in the doners was adopted, the EP press service announced.

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 17:37 | Viewed: 3159

Kurz Close to Forming New Austrian Right-Wing Government

 Two months after the election, 31-year-old conservative People's Party (OVP) leader Sebastian Kurz is expected to finalise coalition talks on Friday and form a new government with the hard-right Freedom Party of Austria (FPO) led by Heinz-Christian Strac

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 2591

Europe's Post-Brexit Financial Capital Will be … London

Michael Bloomberg, the businessman and former New York mayor, said London will remain a global financial capital after Brexit, BBC writes.

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2457

Catalonia crisis – Puigdemont Ready to Go Back if Re-Elected on the 21st of December

 Deposed Catalan leader Carlos Puigdemont said on Tuesday that he would “run the risk” of going back to Spain if he won the election in Catalonia on the 21st of December next, Brussels Times reported.

World » EU | December 13, 2017, Wednesday // 09:45 | Viewed: 1840

Nato Reappoints Jens Stoltenberg as Chief Until 2020

 NATO on Tuesday (Dec 12) reappointed Jens Stoltenberg as secretary general to serve until 2020, as the alliance undergoes its biggest revamp since the Cold War to counter the perceived threat posed by Russia.

World » EU | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 3790

EU to Israel: Don't Expect Us to Move Embassies

EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini told Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to expect EU states to follow the US in moving embassies to Jerusalem, EUObserver reported.

World » EU | December 12, 2017, Tuesday // 09:56 | Viewed: 1658

German Intelligence Warns of Increased Chinese Cyber Spying

The head of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency warned on Sunday that China is using social networks to try to cultivate sources of information among lawmakers and officials, while Chinese hackers are increasingly attacking European companies through t

World » EU | December 11, 2017, Monday // 10:19 | Viewed: 1841

German Social Democrat Schulz called for United States of Europe

United States of Europe until 2025 and strong integration within the European Union (EU), said Martin Schulz, who was re-elected as leader of the German Social Democrats on Thursday.

World » EU | December 8, 2017, Friday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1893

Brexit Border Deal Possible in 'Hours' as Talks Go Down to the Wire

The United Kingdom and Ireland could reach agreement in hours on how to run their post-Brexit Irish land border, paving the way for a deal that would remove the last obstacle to opening free trade talks with the European Union,Reuters reports.

World » EU | December 8, 2017, Friday // 09:36 | Viewed: 1955

Poland Ready to Defend Migration Stance in EU Top Court

Poland is ready to defend its decision in the European Union’s top court to refuse to accept migrants from Africa and the Middle East under an EU plan to redistribute them, Deputy Foreign Minister Konrad Szymanski said, reported by Reuters.

World » EU | December 7, 2017, Thursday // 17:14 | Viewed: 2958

The World Bank gives up to USD 200 Million in the Western Balkans

"We are ready to finance a trade and transport project in the Western Balkans region of up to USD 200 million", World Bank Executive Director Kristalina Georgieva said at a meeting of the leaders of the Western Balkans in Sofia, reports actualno

World » EU | December 7, 2017, Thursday // 15:00 | Viewed: 1715

Illegal Migrants in the EU are 63% less in 2017

The European Commission today reported a 63 percent decrease in the number of migrants illegally entering the EU compared to last year's data, 24chasa reports.

World » EU | December 7, 2017, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1844

The European Parliament Reassured: We will not Forbid Döner Kebabs

The European Parliament may veto the European Commission's legislative proposal to allow the use of phosphate additives in frozen meat (including Döners) because of health concerns.

World » EU | December 6, 2017, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 3217

Russia's Putin Says to Decide Soon if He Will Run For Re-Election

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he would decide very soon whether to run for re-election next year, something he is widely expected to do and comfortably win, Reuters writes.

World » EU | December 6, 2017, Wednesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 2905

Eva Maydell: Digital Technologies are Moving with the Free Movement of Data in the Union

The Bulgarian MEP from GERB / ​​EPP Eva Maydell met the Polish Minister of Digitization Christoph Schubert on Tuesday, December 5 in Brussels, reports 24chasa.

World » EU | December 6, 2017, Wednesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 1858

Four Suspected ISIS Members Arrested in Raids in Spain and Morocco

Four people believed to belong to the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) have been arrested in Spain, according to Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido, El Pais reported.

World » EU | December 5, 2017, Tuesday // 15:21 | Viewed: 2456

Mogherini: Six Countries from the Western Balkans can Join the EU by 2019

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said six countries in the Western Balkans could join the EU by 2019, TASS reported.

World » EU | December 5, 2017, Tuesday // 13:49 | Viewed: 2178

Donald Tusk: Without Reforms, Albania will not Enter the EU

European Council President Donald Tusk wrote on his personal Twitter profile that his meeting with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama in Brussels had gone well and that it was in view of the Western Balkans summit on 17 May next year in Sofia, said Confront

World » EU | December 5, 2017, Tuesday // 11:35 | Viewed: 2286

Catalonia Faces a Crucial Election on December 21

Catalonia faces a crucial election on December 21 that will determine whether Spain is on-course to tackle the northeastern region’s independence push — its gravest political crisis in the past four decades — or be mired in uncertainty for months or years

World » EU | December 5, 2017, Tuesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 1768
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