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NBC News
What's Behind Russian Support for World's Separatist Movements?these parties is the neo-Nazi National Democratic Party of Germany, whose forme
What's Behind Russian Support for World's Separatist Movements?
NBC News / Posted 9 hours ago
these parties is the neo-Nazi National Democratic Party of Germany, whose former leader Udo Voigt, a current member of the European Parliament, attended the International Russian Conservative Forum conference in St. Petersburg in 2015. "They... Read more
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Mashable
A guide to the baffling first 30 days of post-Brexit vote Britain28 June The Queen weighs in On the same day, Nigel Farage, a prominent campai
A guide to the baffling first 30 days of post-Brexit vote Britain
Mashable / Posted 14 hours ago
28 June The Queen weighs in On the same day, Nigel Farage, a prominent campaigner in the Leave movement, takes the European Parliament by storm — trolling President Jean-Claude Juncker, insulting all the MEPs and causing this man to lose... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pal Schmitt, Hungarian Olympian turned tainted presidentand in Switzerland, and the following decade became deputy president of Fidesz
Pal Schmitt, Hungarian Olympian turned tainted president
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 hours ago
and in Switzerland, and the following decade became deputy president of Fidesz on whose party list he was elected to the European Parliament in 2009. Shortly after Orban swept to power in 2010 with a commanding two-thirds parliamentary majority,... Read more
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DW
Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak: 'Our people haven't been exposed to Muslims and they're frightened' |5 million people, will be in charge of shaping and influencing the legislation
Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak: 'Our people haven't been exposed to Muslims and they're frightened' |
DW / Posted 19 hours ago
5 million people, will be in charge of shaping and influencing the legislation and policy of the EU. Together with the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union is the main decision-making body of the EU, where government ministers... Read more
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DW
EU concerned about Turkey's path to dictatorship |made the deal contingent upon that point: No visa-free travel - no refugee agre
EU concerned about Turkey's path to dictatorship |
DW / Posted yesterday
made the deal contingent upon that point: No visa-free travel - no refugee agreement. In light of the plurality of the European Parliament, such promises will likely be impossible to fulfill. Dutch Social Democratic parliamentarian Kati Piri... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Government admits it was wrong to say Saudi Arabia is not targeting civilians or committing war crimesto be genuinely committed to compliance with international humanitarian law.”
Government admits it was wrong to say Saudi Arabia is not targeting civilians or committing war crimes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
to be genuinely committed to compliance with international humanitarian law.” The UK has repeatedly refused calls from the European Parliament and House of Commons international development committee to stop selling weapons to the autocratic... Read more
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New Kerala
Hafiz Saeed says will come to help of his 'sister' Asiya Adrabi - newkerala.com #94294Medina in Saudi Arabia in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. Thi
Hafiz Saeed says will come to help of his 'sister' Asiya Adrabi - newkerala.com #94294
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Medina in Saudi Arabia in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. This connection was also highlighted by a European Parliament Report by Vice President Ryszard Czarnecki where he pointed out how the Falah e Insaniyat Foundation... Read more
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dna
Burhan Wani's last wish was to speak with me: Hafiz SaeedMedina in Saudi Arabia in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. Thi
Burhan Wani's last wish was to speak with me: Hafiz Saeed
dna / Posted yesterday
Medina in Saudi Arabia in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. This connection was also highlighted by a European Parliament Report by Vice President Ryszard Czarnecki where he pointed out how the Falah e Insaniyat Foundation... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Can a hobbled EU live up to its promise to combat anti-Semitism and racism?within the European Commission, said in 2011 that “present-day Europe arose fro
Can a hobbled EU live up to its promise to combat anti-Semitism and racism?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
within the European Commission, said in 2011 that “present-day Europe arose from the ash of Auschwitz crematoria.” And European Parliament President Martin Schulz said this year: “Jewish friends, we stand with you against those who spread... Read more
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asianage
Burhan Wani was ready to die after talking to me: Hafeez Saeedthe Pakistan Government has bared it's selective approach towards terrorism. T
Burhan Wani was ready to die after talking to me: Hafeez Saeed
asianage / Posted yesterday
the Pakistan Government has bared it's selective approach towards terrorism. This connection was also highlighted by a European Parliament Report by Vice President Ryszard Czarnecki where he pointed out how the Falah e Insaniyat Foundation... Read more
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asianage
Burhan Wani was ready to die after talking to me Hafeez Saeedthe Pakistan Government has bared it's selective approach towards terrorism. T
Burhan Wani was ready to die after talking to me Hafeez Saeed
asianage / Posted yesterday
the Pakistan Government has bared it's selective approach towards terrorism. This connection was also highlighted by a European Parliament Report by Vice President Ryszard Czarnecki where he pointed out how the Falah e Insaniyat Foundation... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Theresa May's first week in charge: The new Iron Lady, Corbyn's worst nightmare and a sober introduction to Europe - 7 things we learntsome way to reassuring continental Europe that – to quote Herbert Reul, the cha
Theresa May's first week in charge: The new Iron Lady, Corbyn's worst nightmare and a sober introduction to Europe - 7 things we learnt
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
some way to reassuring continental Europe that – to quote Herbert Reul, the chairman of Mrs Merkel’s CDU faction in the European Parliament – the new British Prime Minister was going to inject “a bit more rationality” into the debate. This was... Read more
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Newsmax
Elton John Gives Boost to AIDS Advocateshave laws that make being gay a crime, and some have laws punishing LGBT advoca
Elton John Gives Boost to AIDS Advocates
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
have laws that make being gay a crime, and some have laws punishing LGBT advocacy as well, according to research by the European Parliament. "I know that certain governments in Africa will not respond to someone like me telling them 'You should... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
European MPs Back Deadline Extension of EPA Trade Deal With EACMembers of the European Parliament are rooting for the extension the October de
European MPs Back Deadline Extension of EPA Trade Deal With EAC
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Members of the European Parliament are rooting for the extension the October deadline to sign the comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between East African Community (EAC) and the EU. The MPs said the move is meant to salvage Kenya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Singer Elton John Gives Boost to Groups Fighting Aidshave laws that make being gay a crime, and some have laws punishing LGBT advoca
Singer Elton John Gives Boost to Groups Fighting Aids
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
have laws that make being gay a crime, and some have laws punishing LGBT advocacy as well, according to research by the European Parliament. "I know that certain governments in Africa will not respond to someone like me telling them 'You should... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tory says mothers breastfeeding in House of Commons would 'distract' MPsban on breast-feeding in the House of Representatives. The Australian governme
Tory says mothers breastfeeding in House of Commons would 'distract' MPs
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
ban on breast-feeding in the House of Representatives. The Australian government was following in the footsteps of the European Parliament, which allows mothers to bring their babies to work. Labour MP, Jess Phillips welcomed the report and... Read more
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express
Turkey rakes in fifth of EU’s £4BILLION budget for migrant crisis while members strugglewithin a proposed 2017 budget released by the European Commission which will ne
Turkey rakes in fifth of EU’s £4BILLION budget for migrant crisis while members struggle
express / Posted yesterday
within a proposed 2017 budget released by the European Commission which will need to be ratified by member states and the European Parliament. Vazil Hudák, chief negotiator on the EU budget of the Slovak Presidency of the Council, said: “More... Read more
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heraldscotland
MEP Alyn Smith pleads: 'Make me Nicola Sturgeon's roving sherpa'Mr Smith, first elected in 2004, won a standing ovation in the European Parliam
MEP Alyn Smith pleads: 'Make me Nicola Sturgeon's roving sherpa'
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Mr Smith, first elected in 2004, won a standing ovation in the European Parliament when he urged fellow MEPs not to "let Scotland down" following the EU referendum, which saw Scotland vote overwhelmingly to remain but the UK vote to leave. He said... Read more
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USA Today
Trump's pay-or-else NATO comments send a chill through Europefor Baltic security," said Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and defense
Trump's pay-or-else NATO comments send a chill through Europe
USA Today / Posted yesterday
for Baltic security," said Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and defense minister who is now a member of the European Parliament, on twitter. Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite expressed confidence that the United States would... Read more
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asianage
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed’s anti-India rallyMedina in Saudi Arabia, in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. Thi
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed’s anti-India rally
asianage / Posted yesterday
Medina in Saudi Arabia, in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. This connection was also highlighted by a European Parliament Report by Vice-President Ryszard Czarnecki, where he pointed out how the Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation... Read more
71 related stories
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asianage
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed's anti-India rallyMedina in Saudi Arabia, in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. Thi
Obama administration taken aback by Pak permitting Hafiz Saeed's anti-India rally
asianage / Posted yesterday
Medina in Saudi Arabia, in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. This connection was also highlighted by a European Parliament Report by Vice-President Ryszard Czarnecki, where he pointed out how the Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation... Read more
71 related stories
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Namibia Economist
The Donald assesses the Brexit deal. Sad!Even if you don’t have leverage, says the mogul, you can still pretend you do.
The Donald assesses the Brexit deal. Sad!
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
Even if you don’t have leverage, says the mogul, you can still pretend you do. Nigel Farage tried this approach in the European Parliament after the June 23rd vote, telling MEPs that Europe needs Britain more than Britain needs it. The place... Read more
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New Kerala
Obama administration taken aback by Pakistan permitting Hafiz Saeed's anti-India rally - newkerala.com #93895Medina in Saudi Arabia, in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. Thi
Obama administration taken aback by Pakistan permitting Hafiz Saeed's anti-India rally - newkerala.com #93895
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Medina in Saudi Arabia, in which 12 of its suspected members were arrested. This connection was also highlighted by a European Parliament Report by Vice President Ryszard Czarnecki, where he pointed out how the Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation... Read more
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heraldscotland
MEP pleads: 'make me Nicola Sturgeon's roving sherpa'Mr Smith, first elected in 2004, won a standing ovation in the European Parliam
MEP pleads: 'make me Nicola Sturgeon's roving sherpa'
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Mr Smith, first elected in 2004, won a standing ovation in the European Parliament when he urged fellow MEPs not to "let Scotland down" following the EU referendum, which saw Scotland vote overwhelmingly to remain but the UK vote to leave. He said... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Turkish President handed more power to suspend rights following failed couppower," he said. "We are now witnessing the rise of one-man rule across Turkey
Turkish President handed more power to suspend rights following failed coup
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
power," he said. "We are now witnessing the rise of one-man rule across Turkey, this has nothing to do with democracy." European Parliament member Elmar Brok said he is trying to abolish democracy. "No freedom of speech, no freedom of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Trump's pay-or-else NATO comments send a chill through Europefor Baltic security," said Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and defense
Trump's pay-or-else NATO comments send a chill through Europe
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
for Baltic security," said Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and defense minister who is now a member of the European Parliament, on twitter. Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite expressed confidence that the United States would... Read more
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Newsmax
NATO Allies: Trump's Statements 'Dangerous and Irresponsible'is dangerous for Baltic security,” Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and
NATO Allies: Trump's Statements 'Dangerous and Irresponsible'
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
is dangerous for Baltic security,” Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and defense minister who’s now a member of the European Parliament, said on Twitter. Putin, Erdogan Estonia “fought, with no caveats, in NATO’s” operation under Article 5... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Sparks "Wave Of Alarm" Across Europe After Warning US May Not Help NATO Membersis dangerous for Baltic security,” Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and
Trump Sparks "Wave Of Alarm" Across Europe After Warning US May Not Help NATO Members
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
is dangerous for Baltic security,” Artis Pabriks, a former Latvian foreign and defense minister who’s now a member of the European Parliament, said on Twitter. While Trump had already sparked concern previously among many US allies, including the... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Canada Committed To Early Signature Of EU FTAformally proposed the signature and conclusion of CETA. The Commission must obt
Canada Committed To Early Signature Of EU FTA
Tax-News.com / Posted 2 days ago
formally proposed the signature and conclusion of CETA. The Commission must obtain support from the European Council and European Parliament. Once this process is complete, the agreement can be provisionally applied. The Commission hopes that the... Read more
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The Hill
Democrats have a long way to go before they can tout their Hill diversitya progressive PR firm run by women and people of color. He previously interned
Democrats have a long way to go before they can tout their Hill diversity
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
a progressive PR firm run by women and people of color. He previously interned in the House of Representatives, the European Parliament, the White House and founded Justice for AU Workers, a labor organization focused on fighting for... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
What Next for the EU?the ground rules for economic engagement and strengthened the institutional str
What Next for the EU?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
the ground rules for economic engagement and strengthened the institutional structure of the European Commission and the European Parliament; the creation of the Single Market of free movement of goods, services and people starting from 1994; the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
CargoX Is A Platform For Self-Driving Trucksvehicles. Meanwhile, the Europe Union has been exploring the potential of auton
CargoX Is A Platform For Self-Driving Trucks
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
vehicles. Meanwhile, the Europe Union has been exploring the potential of autonomous vehicles for years. In January, the European Parliament issued a briefing on automated vehicles to examine the potential challenges of implementing the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Brother of Brussels bomber will represent Belgium at Rio Olympicscollege in 2011 to study electro-mechanics, the same discipline pursued by Mour
Brother of Brussels bomber will represent Belgium at Rio Olympics
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
college in 2011 to study electro-mechanics, the same discipline pursued by Mourad. Najim then worked as a cleaner in the European Parliament and later got a job as a temporary worker on the taxiway of the airport where he would detonate his nail... Read more
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DW
Slovakian Foreign Minister: 'Our people haven't been exposed to Muslims and they're frightened' |5 million people, will be in charge of shaping and influencing the legislation
Slovakian Foreign Minister: 'Our people haven't been exposed to Muslims and they're frightened' |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
5 million people, will be in charge of shaping and influencing the legislation and policy of the EU. Together with the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union is the main decision-making body of the EU, where government ministers... Read more
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CNBC
EU proposes new targets for greenhouse gas emissionswaste management. With these proposals, we are showing that we have done our ho
EU proposes new targets for greenhouse gas emissions
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
waste management. With these proposals, we are showing that we have done our homework and that we keep our promises." The proposals still require the approval of EU governments as well as the European Parliament before the new targets become bindi... Read more
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Newsweek
Why the Brexit vote could be the best thing for the European Unionand home affairs. Since the result of the Brexit vote was announced, that isol
Why the Brexit vote could be the best thing for the European Union
Newsweek / Posted 3 days ago
and home affairs. Since the result of the Brexit vote was announced, that isolation has deepened. Some members of the European Parliament have asked their British colleagues to consider abstaining from voting on all matters, says Richard... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Decision on suspension of EU funds to Spain, Portugal after summer - Commissionstructural and investment funds. "Probably we have to deal with that after the
Decision on suspension of EU funds to Spain, Portugal after summer - Commission
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
structural and investment funds. "Probably we have to deal with that after the summer break," Sefcovic said. He said the European Parliament, which has the right to request talks with the Commission before any decision on suspensions of EU funds,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Live: Morning Buzz from the RNC with Nigel Farageat 9 a.m. ET at the Republican National Convention with Nigel Farage, Leader of
Live: Morning Buzz from the RNC with Nigel Farage
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
at 9 a.m. ET at the Republican National Convention with Nigel Farage, Leader of UK Independence Party and Member of the European Parliament. Joining them will be Kevin Madden (GOP Strategist), Jim Morrill (politics reporter for The Charlotte... Read more
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Island Packet
Live: Morning Buzz from the RNC with Nigel Farageat 9 a.m. ET at the Republican National Convention with Nigel Farage, Leader of
Live: Morning Buzz from the RNC with Nigel Farage
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
at 9 a.m. ET at the Republican National Convention with Nigel Farage, Leader of UK Independence Party and Member of the European Parliament. Joining them will be Kevin Madden (GOP Strategist), Jim Morrill (politics reporter for The Charlotte... Read more
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iol.co.za
A toast to the Rhineamong the hills. This was a seven-night cruise from Basel to Amsterdam. We sto
A toast to the Rhine
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
among the hills. This was a seven-night cruise from Basel to Amsterdam. We stopped in Strasbourg, which plays host to the European Parliament once a month, and I enjoyed the walking tour in Cologne. Another stop was the ancient German city of... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
More Doubts About Brexit FantasiesEU to UK on Brexit: “What About ‘Nein’ Don’t You Understand?”, EU leaders felt
More Doubts About Brexit Fantasies
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
EU to UK on Brexit: “What About ‘Nein’ Don’t You Understand?”, EU leaders felt compelled to issue a firm statement after a European Parliament meeting at the end of June because it was clear that the British side wasn’t listening to what they were... Read more
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The Jewish Press
EU Violates Its Own Principle of TransparencyBut last month, two incidents brought its reputation to a new low. The first w
EU Violates Its Own Principle of Transparency
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
But last month, two incidents brought its reputation to a new low. The first was Mahmoud Abbas’ infamous address to the European Parliament, in which he repeated a medieval blood libel by claiming rabbis were ordering their followers to poison... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
EU Member States offered climate target flexibility in bid to cut emissionsfor authority over their national energy mixes. Tomorrow’s bill is an attempt t
EU Member States offered climate target flexibility in bid to cut emissions
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 3 days ago
for authority over their national energy mixes. Tomorrow’s bill is an attempt to meet that demand. If approved by both the European Parliament and the Council of Ministers, the regulation will come into force in 2020, after the existing 2020 goals... Read more
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The Jewish Press
What EU Wants Israelis Not to KnowBut last month, two incidents brought its reputation to a new low. The first w
What EU Wants Israelis Not to Know
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
But last month, two incidents brought its reputation to a new low. The first was Mahmoud Abbas’ infamous address to the European Parliament, in which he repeated a medieval blood libel by claiming rabbis were ordering their followers to poison... Read more
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BBC News
Turkey coup: Crackdown toll passes 45,000risen in Germany," Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann told the Berline
Turkey coup: Crackdown toll passes 45,000
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
risen in Germany," Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann told the Berliner Zeitung newspaper. The President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, has accused Turkey of carrying out "revenge" against its opponents and critics. He also... Read more
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Herald Sun
Eyes on Merkel to rebuild EU post-Brexitbarely been tallied in Britain when her vice-chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, leader
Eyes on Merkel to rebuild EU post-Brexit
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
barely been tallied in Britain when her vice-chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, leader of the centre-left Social Democrats, and European Parliament president Martin Schulz rushed out a 10-point plan for a "refoundation" of Europe. Lamenting that ever... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Eyes on Merkel to rebuild EU post-Brexitbarely been tallied in Britain when her vice-chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, leader
Eyes on Merkel to rebuild EU post-Brexit
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
barely been tallied in Britain when her vice-chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, leader of the centre-left Social Democrats, and European Parliament president Martin Schulz rushed out a 10-point plan for a "refoundation" of Europe. Lamenting that ever... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Google spreads cash around, trying to endear itself to European offensive by Google to present itself as a friendly force,” said Ramon Tremo
Google spreads cash around, trying to endear itself to Europe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
an offensive by Google to present itself as a friendly force,” said Ramon Tremosa, a Spanish member of the European Parliament and a vocal opponent of the search giant’s regional dominance. “There has been a major change in the last... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Boris Johnson Must Raise Juvenile Death Sentences in Saudi Meetingin Saudi Arabia and elsewhere, branding it “totally unacceptable”. Today’s mee
Boris Johnson Must Raise Juvenile Death Sentences in Saudi Meeting
CommonDreams.org / Posted 4 days ago
in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere, branding it “totally unacceptable”. Today’s meeting also comes after members of the European Parliament urged Federica Mogherini – the EU’s Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy – to ask the... Read more
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express
What veto? Scotland WILL have to leave EU with the UK and can ONLY reapply if independentthe EU with the rest of the UK The Daily Express has learnt that a meeting bet
What veto? Scotland WILL have to leave EU with the UK and can ONLY reapply if independent
express / Posted 4 days ago
the EU with the rest of the UK The Daily Express has learnt that a meeting between Scottish Ukip MEP David Coburn and European Parliament President Martin Schulz has confirmed that Scotland will have to leave the EU with the rest of the... Read more
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