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EU heads put climate, democracy and jobs at heart of future course

EU heads put climate, democracy and jobs at heart of future course Thu, 09 May, 2019

Fighting climate change, safeguarding the rule of law and finding a modern model for growth must be at the heart of the European Union, the bloc's leaders agreed in Thursday talks meant to show unity despite the damage from Brexit.
Erdogan defends Istanbul vote redo, critics see power grab

Erdogan defends Istanbul vote redo, critics see power grab Tue, 07 May, 2019

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan insisted  that rerunning the Istanbul mayoral vote that was won by the opposition will only strengthen democracy, while critics called the decision an "outrageous" move to eliminate dissent against his government.
Greek prime minister promises bailout relief before polls

Greek prime minister promises bailout relief before polls Tue, 07 May, 2019

Greece's left-wing prime minister  promised crisis-weary voters a series of tax-relief measures before upcoming elections, after outperforming budget targets set by bailout creditors.
North Macedonia holds run-off presidential vote amid divisions over name change

North Macedonia holds run-off presidential vote amid divisions over name change Sun, 05 May, 2019

 Voters in North Macedonia will elect a new president in a run-off vote dominated by deep divisions over a change in the country's name agreed with Greece that has opened the path to NATO and European Union membership.
UK's May sacks defence minister Williamson over Huawei leak

UK's May sacks defence minister Williamson over Huawei leak Wed, 01 May, 2019

British Prime Minister Theresa May sacked Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson following a probe into the leak of news that Britain had conditionally allowed China's Huawei to develop its 5G network.
Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands mark May Day

Clashes in Paris as tens of thousands mark May Day Wed, 01 May, 2019

Paris riot police fired teargas as they squared off against hardline demonstrators among tens of thousands of May Day protesters, who flooded parts of the city Wednesday in a test for France's zero-tolerance policy on street violence.
Spain PM wins snap polls marked by far-right emergence

Spain PM wins snap polls marked by far-right emergence Sun, 28 Apr, 2019

Spain's socialist prime minister was on course to win snap elections but without the necessary majority to govern as far-right party Vox prepares to enter parliament for the first time, partial results showed.
Macedonians vote in election dominated by splits over name change

Macedonians vote in election dominated by splits over name change Sun, 21 Apr, 2019

Macedonians vote in a presidential election dominated by deep divisions over a change of the country's name to North Macedonia under a deal with Greece.
Ukraine votes in second round of presidential elections

Ukraine votes in second round of presidential elections Sun, 21 Apr, 2019

Ukrainians voted  in a extraordinary presidential election set to see a comedian who plays the president in a TV show oust the incumbent in a stunning rebuke to the establishment.
German Nazi camp guard, 92, charged as accessory to thousands of murders

German Nazi camp guard, 92, charged as accessory to thousands of murders Thu, 18 Apr, 2019

German prosecutors have charged a 92-year-old former concentration camp guard with being an accessory to murder, in what will be one of the last ever cases against Nazi-era war crimes.
U.S. charges Assange after London arrest ends seven years holed up in Ecuador embassy

U.S. charges Assange after London arrest ends seven years holed up in Ecuador embassy Thu, 11 Apr, 2019

British police dragged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange out of Ecuador's embassy after his seven-year asylum was revoked, paving the way for his extradition to the United States for one of the biggest ever leaks of classified information.
Anti-government protests spread across the Balkans

Anti-government protests spread across the Balkans Sat, 06 Apr, 2019

It all started with a video posted on social media: a secret recording from 2016 that appears to show a well-known local tycoon hand over an envelope containing bundles of cash to a party associate of Montenegro's long-standing leader.
Croatia ex-PM Sanader jailed for $2.5 million bribe

Croatia ex-PM Sanader jailed for $2.5 million bribe Thu, 04 Apr, 2019

Croatia's former prime minister Ivo Sanader was jailed after the Supreme Court increased his sentence to six years for taking more than two million euros ($2.2 million) in kickbacks while in power, state media reported.
Cruise ship reaches Norway port after near disaster, dramatic rescues

Cruise ship reaches Norway port after near disaster, dramatic rescues Sun, 24 Mar, 2019

A luxury cruise ship that had set sail with almost 1,400 passengers and crew aboard arrived at a port in Norway after narrowly escaping disaster when its engines failed during a storm.
EU leaders give Britain 'last chance' for orderly Brexit

EU leaders give Britain 'last chance' for orderly Brexit Fri, 22 Mar, 2019

European Union leaders warned Britain it had a final opportunity to leave the bloc in an orderly fashion after giving Prime Minister Theresa May two weeks' reprieve until April 12 before Britain could tumble out without a deal.
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