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Finnish minister: EU treatment of refugees is ‘shameful’

Fri, 2020-02-14 07:05
Finland’s Interior Minister Maria Ohisalo (the Greens) has described the treatment of asylum seekers and refugees in the European Union as being “rather shameful from the viewpoint of our common values”. Her comments were motivated by the situation in Greece,...
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Mini-Schengen is not a ‘plan B’ for the Western Balkans

Fri, 2020-02-14 06:51
The idea of an inclusive regional Schengen and cooperation among the six Western Balkan countries, based on the four freedoms of the European Union, is not a replacement but the best way to prepare for EU accession, writes Edi Rama.
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Commission: Yemen is the world’s biggest humanitarian crisis

Fri, 2020-02-14 06:45
Obstruction by the rebel Huthi authorities in northern Yemen has put the world's biggest humanitarian lifeline at risk, threatening millions with starvation.
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Azerbaijan government sets up think tank in efforts to increase regional clout

Fri, 2020-02-14 06:30
At the beginning of last year, in an effort to modernise and increase its regional and international clout, Azerbaijani government established the Center of Analysis of International Relations (AIR Center) think tank.
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Polish PM seeks visit to Russia for Smolensk plane crash and Katyn anniversaries

Fri, 2020-02-14 06:15
Poland’s prime minister said he wants to visit Russia to commemorate the victims of a World War Two massacre and 2010 plane crash, amid heightened tensions with Moscow after recent comments by Vladimir Putin about Poland’s historical role.
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Tweets of the Week: VLD vs Boris, Coronavirus, and Irish elections

Fri, 2020-02-14 06:00
Welcome to Euractiv’s EU Tweets of the Week VDL issues Boris an Ozzie correction, efforts continue to stop coronavirus infection and Irish give tight result in general election. This episode is supported by ACI Europe, find out more about them...
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The Brief – It’s sardine o’clock

Thu, 2020-02-13 15:39
That German citizens are taking to the streets - peacefully but firmly - means a great deal to a country that has turned the search for compromise into a real political art.
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Johnson asserts power but loses chancellor in brutal reshuffle

Thu, 2020-02-13 15:31
Six cabinet ministers resigned or were sacked from Boris Johnson's government in a surprisingly brutal ministerial reshuffle on Thursday (13 February) as the maverick prime minister asserted his dominance in the post-Brexit United Kingdom
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Parliament urges ECB to put climate at heart of strategy review

Thu, 2020-02-13 15:30
EU lawmakers have called on the European Central Bank (ECB) to put climate change at the centre of the bank’s review of its monetary policy strategy this year, endorsing the bank’s chief vision for “gradually eliminating” carbon assets. EURACTIV's media partner Climate Home News reports.
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New chapter in EU-Africa relations can only succeed with support of civil society

Thu, 2020-02-13 14:19
Since the start of the new Commission, European leaders have switched gears to accelerate the advent of a new era of relations between the EU and Africa, writes Luca Jahier.
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Global Europe Brief: Westlessness?

Thu, 2020-02-13 13:59
Welcome to EURACTIV’s Global Europe Brief, your weekly update on the EU in the global perspective from our foreign affairs news team: Georgi Gotev and Alexandra Brzozowski. You can subscribe here. /// MUNICH MINUTES As the world faces an increasingly wayward US, as well...
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EU leaves economic forecast unchanged despite risks

Thu, 2020-02-13 13:06
The European Commission kept unchanged its economic forecast for moderate eurozone growth for this year and 2021 despite the impact of looming risks, especially the coronavirus.
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Committee of the Regions welcomes Green group for the first time

Thu, 2020-02-13 12:59
For the first time, the EU's Committee of the Regions has enough Green members to form their own group. The group, who already met on Tuesday (11 February), is keen to have good relations with the other groups but also wants to "exert pressure". EURACTIV Germany reports.
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Facebook says it dismantles Russian intelligence operation targeting Ukraine

Thu, 2020-02-13 12:57
Facebook on Wednesday (12 February) said it had suspended a network of accounts used by Russian military intelligence to seed false narratives online targeting Ukraine and other countries in Eastern Europe.
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Berlin to limit sensitive military tenders to German firms

Thu, 2020-02-13 12:41
Angela Merkel’s government said on Wednesday (12 February) it would restrict tenders for the procurement of sensitive weapon systems to German companies, a protectionist measure by a chancellor who has come out strongly against such barriers.
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German arrested for illegal military exports to Russia

Thu, 2020-02-13 12:27
German prosecutors said Thursday (13 February) they had arrested a businessman on suspicion of exporting millions of euros in machinery to Russia that could be used for military purposes, in violation of EU sanctions.
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Digital Brief: Clearview AI raises EU eyebrows

Thu, 2020-02-13 12:05
Welcome to EURACTIV’s Digital Brief, your weekly update on all things digital in the EU. You can subscribe to the newsletter here.    “The Commission is aware of the press reports, we are following the dossier and remain in close contact with...
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Oil giant BP seeks to ‘reinvent’ itself with 2050 zero carbon goal

Thu, 2020-02-13 11:37
BP set one of the oil sector’s most ambitious targets for curbing carbon emissions on Wednesday (12 February) as new chief executive Bernard Looney began the biggest revamp in the company’s 111-year history.
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Intensive farming, French court ruling and sugar tax

Thu, 2020-02-13 09:41
Welcome to EURACTIV’s AgriFood Brief, your weekly update on all things Agriculture & Food in the EU. You can subscribe here if you haven’t done so yet. Intensive farming and the Green Deal In a recent tweet, Agriculture Commissioner Janusz Wojciechowski said that...
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Draft measure to introduce fish quotas in Croatia scrapped

Thu, 2020-02-13 09:10
The European Commission has decided to withdraw its draft measure that was designed to introduce quotas for small pelagic fish in the Adriatic Sea, thanks in part to the work of MEP Ruza Tomasic.  In 2018, Tomasic succeeded in preserving...
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