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EU leaders to address Ireland’s future in wake of Brexit

Added: 28.04.2017 17:00 | 7 views | 0 comments

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are set to acknowledge on Saturday that Northern Ireland could join the bloc in the future if its people vote to unite with EU member state Ireland, officials said Friday. The leaders are meeting in Brussels to approve guidelines for their divorce negotiations with Britain, which is due to ...]


EU says Britain must settle key divorce issues first before talks on post-Brexit trade deal

Added: 28.04.2017 13:15 | 6 views | 0 comments

April 28, 2017 8:15 PM
BRUSSELS (AFP) - European Union President Donald Tusk said Britain must first settle the key divorce issues of "people, money and Ireland" before any talks on a post-Brexit trade deal.


EU foreign ministers seek way out of stalemate with Turkey

Added: 28.04.2017 11:29 | 9 views | 0 comments

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union foreign ministers were seeking a way out of a stalemate on membership talks with Turkey on Friday, as ties between the two have sunk to their lowest level in years. EU ministers also will meet with their Turkish counterpart in Valletta, Malta, for the first high-level meeting since the divisive ...]


Italy backs 'EU FIRST' stance as Brussels prepares to play HARD-BALL in Brexit talks

Added: 28.04.2017 10:46 | 10 views | 0 comments

ITALY has backed the European Union’s threat to play tough with Theresa May in Brexit negotiations saying Brussels should pursue the interests of its member states.


May accuses EU-27 of 'lining up against Britain'

Added: 28.04.2017 8:25 | 4 views | 0 comments

The rhetoric toughens on both sides of the Channel as EU leaders gather in Brussels to sign off their Brexit negotiating red lines on Saturday.

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Angela Merkel dismisses UK 'illusions' over Brexit negotiations

Added: 28.04.2017 7:01 | 7 views | 0 comments

Angela Merkel has dismissed the UK's "illusions" that it can discuss its future relationship with Brussels while still negotiating Brexit.


Two alleged Islamic militants held in Spain admit being at Brussels airport during attack

Added: 27.04.2017 22:32 | 7 views | 0 comments

April 28, 2017 5:32 AM
MADRID (AFP) - Two suspected Islamic militants arrested in Spain have admitted being in Brussels airport at the time of the deadly March 2016 attack but deny involvement, a court spokesman said on Thursday (April 27).

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'Come and join the Brexit club' Farage SHOUTS DOWN Brussels over treatment of eurosceptics

Added: 27.04.2017 2:38 | 8 views | 0 comments

NIGEL FARAGE launched a heroic tirade at his European colleagues in Brussels, urging eurosceptic nations to join “the Brexit club”.


European Parliament Begins Procedure To Lift Le Pen's Fund Misuse Immunity

Added: 26.04.2017 21:22 | 9 views | 0 comments

The European Parliament has begun a procedure Wednesday which could lift French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen’s immunity for allegedly misusing European Union funds, Reuters reported. According to Antonio Tajani, the president of the legislature, French judges asked European lawmakers to remove the immunity granted to Le Pen, said the report. If the request is granted, further investigations could be conducted on whether Le Pen used E.U. funds to pay for National Front party assistants, the report said. Reuters reported Tajani, told lawmakers at a legislative meeting in Brussels, the case “has been forwarded to the legal affairs committee of the European parliament, which is in...

EU opens case against Hungary over higher education law

Added: 26.04.2017 16:58 | 5 views | 0 comments

Brussels says Budapest undermines principle of academic freedom by targeting university funded by US philanthropist.

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