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Why Was ISIS Terror Cell Able to Operate in Spain?

Added: 19.08.2017 14:10 | 16 views | 0 comments

, The Daily Beast
Although not as deadly as they might have been, the terrorist attacks in Barcelona on Thursday afternoon and at a Spanish beach resort in the early hours of Friday appear to be the most extensive coordinated operations claimed by the so-called Islamic State since the carnage in Paris in November 2015 and Brussels in March 2016.

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World Briefs: Paris terror suspect to be tried over shoot-out

Added: 17.08.2017 22:00 | 13 views | 0 comments

August 18, 2017 5:00 AM
BRUSSELS • Belgium yesterday ordered Paris terror suspect Salah Abdeslam to stand trial over a shoot-out in Brussels last year with Belgian and French police officers who had been tracking Europe's most-wanted man for four months.


Merkel is ‘harming EU credibility’: German chancellor savaged for ‘unfortunate statement'

Added: 17.08.2017 13:49 | 15 views | 0 comments

ANGELA Merkel has been accused of harming the credibility of the European Union after she insisted Brussels would not look to build closer relations with Ankara.


‘We are not your global tax collector’ Ireland and Brussels facing fall-out over Apple

Added: 17.08.2017 8:49 | 15 views | 0 comments

FURIOUS Irish politicians have reacted with anger at renewed European Commission demands for them to collect nearly £12billion in alleged tax breaks from tech giant Apple.


‘He’s radical!’ Could Juncker’s right-hand man solve the EU’s migrant crisis?

Added: 17.08.2017 1:49 | 16 views | 0 comments

THE EUROPEAN Union’s migrant crisis could be solved by Jean-Claude Juncker’s “radical” right-hand man, Brussels officials have suggested.

Tags: Brussels, EU, ISIS

Gulf Air signs codeshare deal with Aegean Airlines

Added: 16.08.2017 14:32 | 25 views | 0 comments

Gulf Air and Aegean Airlines, Greece’s largest carrier, have entered into a codeshare partnership widening their respective networks across Europe and the Middle East. Specifically, travellers can now codeshare on flights from Bahrain, via Athens, to and from the European cities of Brussels and Rome while travellers from Geneva, Milan and Vienna can now codeshare on flights, via Athens, to the Kingdom of Bahrain with Gulf Air.


‘EEA deal should be TERMINATED’ Demands grow for Norway to QUIT ‘weak’ EU trade agreement

Added: 14.08.2017 12:35 | 17 views | 0 comments

A NORWEGIAN politician has slammed the country's trade deal with Brussels, saying it should be "terminated" and replaced with a free trade solution.


Will Poland bring down the EU? Conflict between Brussels and Warsaw rages on

Added: 13.08.2017 8:18 | 19 views | 0 comments

POLAND’s future in the European Union was looking increasingly uncertain today as the conflict between Warsaw and Brussels continued to escalate. But is Poland determined enough to destabilise the economic bloc?


Car manufacturers should be FORCED by EU to make electric vehicles, says Martin Schulz

Added: 12.08.2017 17:03 | 21 views | 0 comments

THE EUROPEAN Union should introduce quotas for electric vehicles and “put pressure” on manufacturers to make them, a former Brussels chief has declared.

Tags: Brussels, EU

EU calls tainted-eggs crisis talks as scandal spreads to Hong Kong

Added: 11.08.2017 14:59 | 15 views | 0 comments

August 11, 2017 3:14 PM
BRUSSELS (AFP) - The EU on Friday (Aug 11) called an emergency meeting to stop “blaming and shaming” over the insecticide-tainted eggs scandal as it emerged for the first time that the crisis had spread to Asia


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