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Is there a way to keep doing business with Iran after US sanctions?
22 Jun 2018 at 8:19am
Diplomatic and business figures have gathered in Brussels at the "Iran Forum" to discuss ways to stop the Iran nuclear deal from collapsing after the US re-imposition of sanctions.
Eurozone Finance Ministers Weigh Up Debt Relief for Greece
21 Jun 2018 at 10:49am
At the 20th Eurogroup meeting of Eurozone finance ministers, the Greek economy was on the agenda. They are weighing up the question of debt relief for Greece as well as the surveillance of its economy in the years to come.
Iran: Nuclear pact is in 'intensive care unit'
21 Jun 2018 at 9:39am
The remaining signatories of the multinational nuclear deal with Iran have met for the first time in a bid to save the landmark pact following US withdrawal. The Iranian nuclear negotiator has said the deal is in the 'intensive care unit'.
Avramopoulos: I am opposed to Guantanamo Bay for Migrants
21 Jun 2018 at 8:26am
As the Commission sets out proposals to solve the migration crisis, EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos insisted that the solutions being discussed by European leaders were not the same as "Guantanamo Bay for migrants", which he said would be against European values.
Europol: Terror threat in the EU is rising
21 Jun 2018 at 6:52am
According to the European Police Agency, Europol, the terror threat in the EU is rising. Last year there was a 45% increase in terrorist incidents. But the EU hopes to combat the threat through reforms to Europol, Eurojust and a future European public prosecutor.
Syrian Ahmad Joudeh risked his life to teach dance
21 Jun 2018 at 1:53am
Ahmad defied Islamic State militants' threats to kill him if he did not stop teaching children dance
Several EU leaders to meet this Sunday to find a solution to migration crisis
20 Jun 2018 at 7:58am
A flurry of diplomatic activity in recent days has resulted in the announcement of an emergency "informal meeting" on migration ahead of the European Council Summit later this month. Leaders of countries on the front line of Europe's migration crisis will be participating.
Controversial Copyright Directive Approved by EU Legal Affairs Committee
20 Jun 2018 at 6:20am
Proposals to modernize the rules governing copyright in the Digital Single Market have been approved by the Legal Affairs Committee. These include Article 13, which will impose copyright filtering on digital platforms. The proposals still have to pass a plenary vote in the European Parliament.
Will controversial copyright rules be adopted by the EU?
19 Jun 2018 at 11:29am
As the EU Legal Affairs Committee gears up to vote on proposals to modernise copyright rules in the EU, digital platforms are worried about freedom on the internet.
EU considering "disembarkation platforms" in North Africa
19 Jun 2018 at 11:16am
A draft paper leaked in advance of this month's EU summit reveals that European leaders will consider plans to establish "disembarkation platforms" in North Africa in order to process asylum applications before migrants reach Europe.
UNHCR: More people displaced in 2017 than ever before
19 Jun 2018 at 7:27am
Ahead of World Refugee Day, the UNHCR unveils its annual report on refugee trends. They say that 68.5 million people were displaced in 2017.
Asylum applications in the EU fell by 44% in 2017
18 Jun 2018 at 4:50am
A new report by the European Asylum Support Office reveals that applications for asylum in the EU have almost halved. This is the second year in a row that the number of asylum seekers in the EU have fallen, but the inflow remains higher than the pre-crisis levels of 2014.
EU piles pressure on Malta over journalist murder
15 Jun 2018 at 6:51am
Justice Commissioner visits island to check on inquiry
EU retaliates against Trump trade tariffs
14 Jun 2018 at 10:25am
European countries throw unanimous support behind plans to slap duties on US products
Former drug addict writes her own future
14 Jun 2018 at 8:46am
"If they had treated me from the beginning, I would never have returned to jail eight times."