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China-EU Summit aims to raise global growth

China-EU Summit aims to raise global growth

Ensuring that Europeans and Asians work together is key to development

Is Europe arguing with US?

Is Europe arguing with US?

Europe needs to step up its presence on the international stage, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said today after meeting India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Berlin.

Russia wants #039ironclad guarantees#039 on Turkish Stream

Russia wants 'ironclad guarantees' on Turkish Stream

Russia counts on the European Union's ironclad guarantees on the Turkish Stream pipeline project's second leg, given the disappointing experience of the South Stream project, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei …

 Kremlin: Europe and US should tackle their relations by themselves

Kremlin: Europe and US should tackle their relations by themselves

The European Union and the United States should sort out bilateral relations on their own, the matter does not bother Moscow, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, commenting on German Chancellor Angela …

EU extends sanctions against Syria

EU extends sanctions against Syria

The European Union extended the sanctions against Syria's authorities until June 1, 2018, the EU Council said in a statement. "On 29 May 2017, the Council extended EU restrictive measures against the Syrian regime until 1 June …

G7 summit proves Russia#039s return not needed

G7 summit proves Russia's return not needed

The results of the latest Group of Seven (G7) summit in Italy showcase that Russia's return to a format is generally not needed, Russia's Permanent Representative to the European Union Vladimir Chizhov said. …

Trump#039s two masks in Middle East and Europe

Trump's two masks in Middle East and Europe

The Europeans didn’t give Trump royal welcome; they didn’t treat him like the king of the world

Serious problems in Turkey’s image abroad

Serious problems in Turkey’s image abroad

None of Erdogan's talks occurred in a comfortable atmosphere

EU gives 12-month calendar to Turkey

EU gives 12-month calendar to Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said the European Union has drawn up a 12-month calendar to push Turkey’s EU membership process ahead, Hurriyet reported on Saturday, Turkish Minute reports. “They [the EU] have done …

Migration ‘Confidential’ Intel

Migration ‘Confidential’ Intel

Number of Migrants Now Heading to Europe Rises to 6.6 Million

Manchester Arena attack: All-too-familiar scenes

Manchester Arena attack: All-too-familiar scenes

They underscore Europe's vulnerability to acts of terror

EU and Ukraine signs regulation on visa liberalization

EU and Ukraine signs regulation on visa liberalization

The regulation on the EU visa liberalization for Ukrainian citizens has been signed in Strasbourg today. European Parliament President Antonio Tajani and the Prime Minister of Malta, the current chair of the European …

Macron and Merkel to #039reconstruct#039 the EU

Macron and Merkel to 'reconstruct' the EU

The EU needs rapprochement and real structural reforms

Chancellor threatens to pull German troops out of Turkey

Chancellor threatens to pull German troops out of Turkey

Merkel and Erdogan are due to meet in Brussels next week during a Nato summit

EU FMs support continuation of anti-Russian sanctions

EU FMs support continuation of anti-Russian sanctions

The EU foreign ministers supported the continuation of sanctions against Russia, the Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said after the EU Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels. "The majority of …

Vladimir Olenchenko: Russia and US make step towards dialogue

Vladimir Olenchenko: "Russia and US make step towards dialogue"

A senior research fellow at the European Research Centre on Sergey Lavrov's visit to the United States

Juncker: we should mend ties with Russia

Juncker: we should mend ties with Russia

The European Union is willing to mend ties with Russia, despite frictions over a number of controversial issues, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said. Speaking with the Romanian newspaper Adevarul, …

Yildirim: Turkey wants to continue the EU accession process

Yildirim: Turkey wants to continue the EU accession process

In his message released on Europe Day, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Turkey would like to continue the process of accession to the EU, Trend reports. “Turkey, which considers itself European …

Macron wins France’s presidential elections

Macron wins France’s presidential elections

Leader of the En Marche! movement Emmanuel Macron won the second tour of presidential elections in France with 66.06% of the vote, France interior ministry said on Monday after 100% of ballots were counted. …

Lavrov: tendency towards dropping politicized approaches to Russia on rise in Europe

Lavrov: tendency towards dropping politicized approaches to Russia on rise in Europe

A tendency towards renunciation of politicized and ideology-ridden approaches towards Russia is gaining momentum in the EU, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said in an interview with Mir television channel, TASS …

Megerini: four countries extended sanctions against Russia

Megerini: four countries extended sanctions against Russia

Sanctions against Russia were extended by four countries, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Magerini said. She noted that she is talking about candidates to join …

Immortal Regiment marches held across the world

"Immortal Regiment" marches held across the world

The "Immortal Regiment" marches honoring Victory Day will be held across the world. The Immortal Regiment is a patriotic initiative that commemorates WWII soldiers in marches held across Russia and other countries …

Germany rules out voting in Turkish death penalty referendum

Germany rules out voting in Turkish death penalty referendum

Germans won't allow Turks living in Germany to vote in a possible referendum on reviving the death penalty in Turkey, the Government spokesman Steffen Seibert said. He said that letting such a referendum go ahead in …

EU to allocate 32 million euro for Georgia#039s integration

EU to allocate 32 million euro for Georgia's integration

The EU Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, and the EU Commissioner and Georgia’s State Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Viktor …

Moscow-Berlin-Washington: when will they lift sanctions?

Moscow-Berlin-Washington: when will they lift sanctions?

Western sanctions policy against Russia depends on the US and on the situation in Germany after the autumn elections to the Bundestag

 Johannes Hahn visits Tbilisi

Johannes Hahn visits Tbilisi

The European Union Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy Johannes Hahn will arrive in Georgia today. During the three-day visit, he will hold meetings with high-ranking representatives of the executive and legislative …

Turkey’s quest for a place?

Turkey’s quest for a place?

Europe cannot reject this voluntariness by Turkey to become a member of EU

 Italy Is Europe#039s Next Big Problem

Italy Is Europe's Next Big Problem

Europhiles in Italy are busily looking for an Italian Macron

Cavusoglu predicts Turkey-EU summit

Cavusoglu predicts Turkey-EU summit

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Tuesday said a Turkey-EU summit was expected to be convened but added no date had been decided, Anadolu agency reports. Speaking in live TV interview with Turkey’s A Haber …

Ukraine doubles gas import from EU

Ukraine doubles gas import from EU

Ukraine has increased gas import from the EU countries to 35.3 billion cubic meters per day, press-secretary of the "Ukrtransgaz" company Maxim Belyavsky informed. It is noted that the biggest part of European …