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The top five national delegations in the next EU Parliament 

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 05:14
The top national delegations will reshape the Parliament's balance of powers while feeding new priorities into the legislative work, and with voting set to start on Thursday (6 June), Europe Elects' final projections for Euractiv lay out what could lie ahead.
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Romanian far-right leader investigated for forging signatures for EU election

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 05:09
Prosecutors are investigating George Simion, leader of Romania's far-right AUR party, for allegedly orchestrating the falsification of thousands of signatures needed for Silvestru Șoșoacă's candidacy as an independent in the EU elections, something AUR denies.
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Bulgarian army struggling to shake off fake news wave about being sent to Ukraine

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 05:09
The Bulgarian army is struggling to shake off the pre-election wave of disinformation that soldiers are about to be sent to fight in Ukraine, despite pro-Russian far-right political forces and President Rumen Radev continuing to say this is in the works.
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Fico’s first post-assassination speech: Blames opposition, ‘Soros media’

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 05:05
Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico, who was shot several times in an assassination attempt on 15 May, unexpectedly posted a video on Facebook in which he said he did not believe the attack on him had been carried out by a "lone madman", blamed the media and the opposition, and announced that he would be able to return to work in early July.
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Respect for EU values ‘red line’ for Spanish right in new European Parliament

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 05:04
Respect for European values is the absolute "red line" of the conservative Partido Popular (EPP), the main opposition force in Spain, for any future alliance in the European Parliament after Sunday's elections, the party's main candidate in the European elections Dolors Montserrat told Euractiv's partner EFE in an interview.
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Meloni says EU migration policy should be based on Italy-Albania deal

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 04:55
The deal Italy has struck with Albania to have the latter process the asylum claims of thousands of migrants picked up at sea sent to it by Italy should be replicated at the EU level, Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni said on Wednesday, adding that it could be part of a structural solution for the EU.
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Franco-German tank producer KNDS confirms to open plant in Ukraine

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 04:54
Franco-German armoured vehicle manufacturer KNDS is to open its first factory on Ukrainian soil, the French Elysee Palace has confirmed, with details to be worked out between President Emmanuel Macron and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskyy when they meet at the Normandy landings commemorations on Thursday.
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German businesses warn against ‘Dexit’ amid fears of far-right gains

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 04:51
Germany's exit from the European Union, also known as "Dexit", would cost the country's economy €200 billion a year, business lobby INSM warned on Wednesday, as Germany's far-right AfD party, currently second in the polls ahead of this weekend's EU elections, maintains a strong anti-EU rhetoric.
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Disinformation in full swing in Slovakia ahead of EU elections

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 04:50
Disinformation is in full swing in Slovakia, with pro-Russian forces accusing opposition leader Michal Šimečka of the Progressive Slovakia party (PS) of planning an uprising similar to the 2014 Maidan in Ukraine, alongside narratives that foreign entities plotted the assassination of Prime Minister Robert Fico and that the EU wants to kill cows and force citizens to eat worms instead.
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What a right-wing shift in the EU Parliament means for tech policy

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 04:45
A more right-wing European Parliament could mean fewer regulatory initiatives in the area of tech, a weakened push for market integration, but more support for defence tech, according to party manifestos and an interview with an expert.
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Dutch voters kick off marathon EU elections

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 04:43
Dutch voters on Thursday (6 June) kicked off a four-day election marathon across the 27 nations of the European Union -- providing an early litmus test of how far right the next EU parliament might shift.
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EU elections: Final projections before the vote

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 04:00
Today is the first day of the European elections, with citizens heading to the polls to determine who will sit in the new European Parliament, first in the Netherlands today and then in the other EU countries on 7-9 June. 
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Belgian far left, right lead in election polls as minors vote for the first time

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 03:47
With Belgians voting in regional, federal and European elections on the same day, the far-right and the far-left are set to make serious gains as experts differ on whether the substantial number of people aged 16-23 voting for the first time will influence the outcome.
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Forest risk management needs better data monitoring, say experts [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 02:53
Natural disasters prompted by climate change are putting pressure on EU forest resilience, but the bloc’s Forest Monitoring Law could help forest owners, researchers, policymakers and civil society address these risks.
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Local action spearheading climate resilience – a special report [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 02:30
In the face of escalating ecological, social, economic, and political challenges threatening life on Earth, a European network championing community-led climate change and sustainability initiatives has evolved.
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EU-China trade war brews as EU embraces Japan to fight off common competitor [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 02:14
Beijing has toughened its critical tone towards the European Union’s protectionist measures against China, warning of increased friction in trade relations. As a trade war brews, the EU is uniting with Japan in fending off Chinese clean tech competition.
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Candidate countries must sync and blend with the EU, argues EESC’s Dimitris Dimitriadis [Advocacy Lab Content]

EURACTIV News - Thu, 2024-06-06 01:51
To catch the enlargement train, EU candidate countries must run simultaneously with the European Union, argues the EESC’s Dimitris Dimitriadis. He says responsibility for an increasing Western Balkans' disillusionment with the EU is shared.
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Eurozone finance ministers back G7 push on Russian frozen assets, but legal questions remain

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2024-06-05 16:53
Eurozone finance ministers gave their political backing on Wednesday (5 May) to a G7 plan to provide loans to Ukraine by using windfall profits generated from Russian assets, which they are ready to discuss after a G7 leaders' summit later in June.
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EU invites Israeli foreign minister Katz to ‘ad hoc’ Association Council over Gaza

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2024-06-05 16:00
The EU invited on Wednesday (5 June) Israeli Foreign Minister Israel Katz to attend an 'ad-hoc' EU-Israel Association Council to discuss the country's compliance with its human rights obligations under the deal.
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German defence minister teases ‘new type’ of conscription, reiterates ‘no troops in Ukraine’

EURACTIV News - Wed, 2024-06-05 15:30
Germany's Bundeswehr urgently needs to prepare for potential Russian attacks with a new form of conscription, Defence Minister Boris Pistorius warned on Wednesday (5 June) and doubled down on his opposition to sending ground troops to Ukraine.
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