European Union

Photos: Italy’s PM resigns; accuses Salvini of endangering the economy and sinking the coalition

20/08/2019, 4:24 pm
Italy's prime minister announced his resignation on Tuesday as he made a blistering attack on his own interior minister, Matteo Salvini, accusing him of...

EU rebuffs Johnson’s opening Brexit bid

20/08/2019, 3:19 pm
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's demand that the European Union reopen the Brexit divorce deal was rebuffed on Tuesday by the bloc, which said Britain...

Kremlin – No date set for Normandy talks on Ukraine despite Macron meeting

20/08/2019, 1:58 pm
The Kremlin said on Tuesday that no date had been set for Normandy format talks on the Ukraine crisis after Russian President Vladimir told...

Photos: Update: Spain says no deal with Italy on migrants, offers its ports

19/08/2019, 11:42 am
The Spanish government denied on Monday it had agreed with Italy to disembark the 107 migrants stranded in the Mediterranean at a Spanish port...

Italy’s 5-Star says Salvini no longer a credible partner

18/08/2019, 9:09 pm
Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement said on Sunday that Matteo Salvini, leader of the far-right League, was no longer a credible partner, apparently closing the...

No-deal Brexit: UK could end freedom of movement of EU citizens under new plan

18/08/2019, 6:35 pm
Freedom of movement for EU citizens will end on day one of a no-deal Brexit under new plans, the Independent reported on Sunday. The Independent...

Watch: Charity boat rejects Spain’s offer to stranded migrants

18/08/2019, 2:21 pm
A Spanish charity operating a migrant rescue ship stranded off the coast of Italy has rejected an offer from Spain to dock in Algeciras,...

Johnson and Brexit; what are the odds?

17/08/2019, 1:10 pm
With recent news showing the likelihood of a no-deal Brexit, there are growing intentions to oust Boris Johnson as Prime Minister of the United...

Italy’s top court upholds seizure of League funds over corruption

07/08/2019, 12:08 pm
Italy's top appeals court has confirmed the confiscation of some 49 million euros (£45.2 million) from the right-wing ruling League party over a decade-old...

Trust and optimism in EU highest since 2014 – Eurobarometer

05/08/2019, 1:48 pm
A new Eurobarometer survey released today shows a strong increase in citizens’ positive perception of the European Union (EU) across the board. These are the...