The gap between Britain and the European Union over Brexit remains “very wide”, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday, as British leader Boris Johnson prepared to make a renewed push to reach an exit deal with the bloc.
Between a rock and a hard place: UK PM Boris Johnson’s handling of the Brexit crisis at home has caused alarm for the European Union, which insists that EU Parliament will refuse to ratify a deal that fails to include an Irish backstop.
Last July was the hottest month ever recorded and throughout the summer hundreds of climate change protests took place around the world. Most of the anger has been directed towards Donald Trump for refusing to acknowledge that man made climate change is real.
When it comes to the biggest threats currently facing the European Union's economy, one name repeatedly raises its head- Donald Trump. The president-elect of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, who will take office in November, has been talking about these challenges in Brussels. In the context of social justice, she says she wants to bring a new impetus to the EU's democracy.
The European Union says there is "an advancement" in a long-anticipated trade mechanism, called the INSTEX, with Iran, after Tehran's announcement of further cuts in its commitments under a 2015 nuclear accord it signed with major world powers.
The European Union (EU) said there is "an advancement" in a long-anticipated trade mechanism, called the INSTEX, with Iran, after Tehran's announcement of further cuts in its commitments under a 2015 nuclear accord it signed with major world powers.
Turkey’s president says his country may be forced to stop preventing refugee flow into Europe if the European Union and the United States do not act to provide Ankara with more support towards retaining them.
European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says the 28-nation bloc welcomes any talks between Iran and the US, emphasizing, however, that the 2015 nuclear deal enshrined in a United Nations Security Council resolution should be preserved.