EU adopts blacklist of 17 tax havens: French minister

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12 December 2017
6 day ago
MI5 have foiled a terror plot to assassinate Prime Minister Theresa May has been foiled, Police believe the plan was to launch some sort of improvised explosive device at Downing Street and in the ensuing chaos attack and kill Theresa May, the Prime Minister
Fire department in Meerbusch now says, there were approximately 150 people on the train. At least 50 injured, Search and rescue operation ongoing to free passengers from the train6 day ago
Fire department in Meerbusch now says, there were approximately 150 people on the train. At least 50 injured, Search and rescue operation ongoing to free passengers from the train
National Express train (RE7) collided with DB Cargo train. Many are still trapped in the tangled up train, rescue efforts are hampered by a fallen power line and the tangled up train6 day ago
National Express train (RE7) collided with DB Cargo train. Many are still trapped in the tangled up train, rescue efforts are hampered by a fallen power line and the tangled up train
.@statedeptspox provides an update on Secretary Tillerson's visit to Brussels, including meetings with Belgium's Prime Minister @CharlesMichel, EU High Commissioner Representative @federicamog, and @NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and his participation in NATO Foreifn Ministers meeting6 day ago
[email protected] provides an update on Secretary Tillerson's visit to Brussels, including meetings with Belgium's Prime Minister @CharlesMichel, EU High Commissioner Representative @federicamog, and @NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and his participation in NATO Foreifn Ministers meeting
6 day ago
Chuck Schumer: Hooray for the 2018 Olympic Committee. Putin is a bully and the only way to stop him is to stand up to him.
6 day ago
Rescue teams are working to recover injured passengers many of them pinned in tangled up train, after a passenger train has collided with a freight train, in Meerbusch Germany
6 day ago
50 injured in German train collision say police
Two trains collide with eachother in Meerbusch, located in  Nordrhein-Westfalen region of Germany, initial reports of at least 20 injured6 day ago
Two trains collide with eachother in Meerbusch, located in Nordrhein-Westfalen region of Germany, initial reports of at least 20 injured
6 day ago
Dozens injured as freight train collided with passenger one near Meerbusch, near Neuss
6 day ago
Bomber behind Manchester terror attack was "subject of interest" for security services and opportunities to stop him were missed says review
6 day ago
The Manchester bombing 'could have been avoided', Home Secretary Amber Rudd states in review findings
6 day ago
Russian state TV says it won't broadcast the Winter Olympics.
6 day ago
Russian Vice-Minister Mutko and his deputy banned from Olympic games for lifetime, also Russia should pay $15M fine
IOC suspends Russia from competing as a team during 2018 Olympics following 6 day ago
IOC suspends Russia from competing as a team during 2018 Olympics following "systematic manipulation of the anti-doping system." Individual athletes will be allowed to compete "under strict conditions."
6 day ago
IOC suspends Russian Olympic committee, will allow athletes from the country to compete as neutrals at Pyeongchang Games.
6 day ago
IOC suspends Russian NOC and creates a path for clean individual athletes to compete in @PyeongChang2018 under the Olympic Flag
6 day ago
"We are on the brink of a real war on the Korean peninsula," says Russia Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov.
6 day ago
DUP leader Arlene Foster tells Sky News she was not shown the text of the Brexit deal in advance of the PM's talks
EU Commissioner for the Security Union @JKingEU talked about post-Brexit security co-operation between the UK and the EU6 day ago
EU Commissioner for the Security Union @JKingEU talked about post-Brexit security co-operation between the UK and the EU
6 day ago
IOC President Thomas Bach will announce Russia's fate at a news conference scheduled for 1:30 p.m. ET.
6 day ago
UK London - Woolwich raid: Armed police storm flat and arrest man in counter-terror swoop in south-east London
6 day ago
"Thank all of you for what you do. It's an honor for me to lead @StateDept. You make me proud every day. I'm inspired by every one of you when I come to work every day." - Secretary Tillerson to the staff and families of US Tri-Mission in Brussels
6 day ago
Though @FedericaMog says she's satisfied with US-EU cooperation, she cites numerous areas of disagreement, ie Jerusalem, where she warns any change in status would be detrimental
6 day ago
EU High Representative @FedericaMog says US-EU partnership is working well, contrasting with German foreign minister's view. Today Tillerson spent three hours with EU foreign ministers, she said, where differences were also raised (Iran, UN)
6 day ago
NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg disagrees with German Foreign Minister Gabriel's comments, saying the US is actually increasing its presence in Europe, not decreasing. "The US is committed" to Europe and the alliance, he says
6 day ago
North Korea cautiously optimistic about idea of suspending nuclear missile tests for 2 months in absence of U.S.-Seoul maneuvers on and off peninsula - Russian Foreign Ministry
6 day ago
Speaking at NATO, EU High Representative @FedericaMog says new agreement on dozens of collaborative actions show NATO-EU cooperation is "not only possible but complementary."
6 day ago
EU High Representative @FedericaMog says people were skeptical NATO and EU would truly improve their practical cooperation after years of unfulfilled promises. She and @jensstoltenberg are announcing a new list of common tasks, their second such list, including on hybrid threats and women's issue
Department of State:Secretary Tillerson meets with @NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and emphasizes that the US commitment to Article 5 of the agreement is ironclad and unwavering.6 day ago
Department of State:Secretary Tillerson meets with @NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and emphasizes that the US commitment to Article 5 of the agreement is ironclad and unwavering.
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NATO and EU have agreed to smooth process of crossing borders for military. Speaking alongside @FedericaMog after a Foreign Ministers meeting, @jensstoltenberg says military mobility will be a "flagship" issue demonstrating new cooperation between the two
NATO Foreign Ministers meeting family picture with logo of next year's NATO Summit in Brussels6 day ago
NATO Foreign Ministers meeting family picture with logo of next year's NATO Summit in Brussels
6 day ago
Alexander Hug at the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University: "Increasing distance between positions and withdrawing heavy weapons as agreed would reduce civilian casualties and damage to civilian infrastructure" ->
6 day ago
Lutsenko: SBU foiled a planned by FSB "Russian winter" to destroy Ukraine
Secretary Tillerson at NATO ForMin: 6 day ago
Secretary Tillerson at NATO ForMin: "I will confirm once again the United States' commitment to the Alliance, commitment to Article 5… The joint plans between NATO and the EU, in our view, can only strengthen the security posture here in Europe."
3 RSAF F-15SA en rout to Lajes. One tanker went technical, so the 2nd half will be hopefully launched tomorrow.6 day ago
3 RSAF F-15SA en rout to Lajes. One tanker went technical, so the 2nd half will be hopefully launched tomorrow.
6 day ago
DC police report says Russia Today founder Mikhail Lesin's mysterious death was from him hitting his head after falling over in his hotel while on a brutal drinking binge
Lutsenko in Rada shows video of alleged ties between Saakashvili's team and Kurchenko.6 day ago
Lutsenko in Rada shows video of alleged ties between Saakashvili's team and Kurchenko.
Police: 5 detained in clashes in Kyiv today, 1 policeman was wounded6 day ago
Police: 5 detained in clashes in Kyiv today, 1 policeman was wounded
6 day ago
2 killed in Robinson helicopters crash in Stavropol' region of Russia
Security Message from U.S. Embassy in Ukraine notes large group of demonstrators protesting in the Kyiv Maidan area, along with a strong security presence.  Minor clashes between protesters and security forces reported6 day ago
Security Message from U.S. Embassy in Ukraine notes large group of demonstrators protesting in the Kyiv Maidan area, along with a strong security presence. Minor clashes between protesters and security forces reported
6 day ago
Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi was a former "subject of interest" and it is "conceivable" the attack "might have been averted had the cards fallen differently", official review confirms
Rally near Verkhovna Rada now6 day ago
Rally near Verkhovna Rada now
6 day ago
Brexit Secretary Davis: Regulatory alignment is not harmonisation it's a questions of ensuring similar outcomes in areas where you want to have trade relationships and free and frictionless trade
6 day ago
Canada's foreign minister Chrystia Freeland says upon arrival at NATO that she'll be speaking with Rex Tillerson on North Korea and Ukraine. She thanks @kvolker for his work as special envoy there. Dodges questions on US position on embassy/Jerusalem and on the Iran deal
6 day ago
Both @Bloomberg and @Reuters are reporting that Special Counsel Mueller has issued a subpoena to @DeutscheBank for documents on its relationship with @realDonaldTrump and his family
6 day ago
[email protected] claims the Irish government's behaviour "has set back Anglo-Irish relations and damaged the relationships built up within Northern Ireland in terms of the devolution settlement and that is going to take a long time to repair"
6 day ago
Russia designates nine US media outlets, including @RFERL and @VOANews, as "foreign agents."
6 day ago
Brexit Secretary Davis: both sides during the EU referendum made it clear that departure from the EU meant departure from customs union
6 day ago
The lawyer of disputed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says that he will stay in Belgium "for the moment" after his arrest warrant was withdrawn by Spain's Supreme Court
6 day ago
Minsk hosts meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group on East-Ukraine settlement
6 day ago
Chris Bryant says the government's approach to Brexit is "based on the DUP and trying to keep the Conservative party together". David Davis says it's actually based on "17.5 million votes that were cast to leave the European Union"
Watch: Here's the moment when Ukrainian security forces arrested Georgia's former president Mikheil Saakashvili following a rooftop chase in downtown Kyiv. Protesters later freed him from a police van6 day ago
Watch: Here's the moment when Ukrainian security forces arrested Georgia's former president Mikheil Saakashvili following a rooftop chase in downtown Kyiv. Protesters later freed him from a police van
Saakashvili urging all Kyiv citizens to join protest6 day ago
Saakashvili urging all Kyiv citizens to join protest
6 day ago
Nigel Dodds says DUP will not allow any Brexit settlement to be agreed which causes a divergence "politically or economically" of NI from rest of UK
Saakashvili speaks at the Rada6 day ago
Saakashvili speaks at the Rada
6 day ago
Davis: issue of maintaining a frictionless and open border on island of Ireland is best dealt with in phase 2 of negotiations
6 day ago
Brexit Secretary Davis: The suggestion that we might depart the EU and leave one part of the UK behind still inside the EU single market and customs union is emphatically not something the UK gov't is considering
6 day ago
EU adopts blacklist of 17 tax havens: French minister
6 day ago
Brexit Secretary Davis: We are equally clear that we must respect the integrity of the UK, there remains some fine issue to resolve that require further consultationall parties remain confident of reaching a positive conclusion over the course of the week
6 day ago
Brexit Secretary Davis: We have been clear we want to protect all elements of the Good Friday Agreementwe recognise that as we exit we must respect integrity of EU single market and customs union
6 day ago
Brexit Secretary David Davis: progress has been made on Brexit negotiations but we have not yet reached final conclusionbut we are close to concluding 1st phase and moving on to talk trade
Baku hosts the 10th meeting of the Azerbaijan-Turkey High-Level Military Dialogue6 day ago
Baku hosts the 10th meeting of the Azerbaijan-Turkey High-Level Military Dialogue
Ukrainian small armored artillery boats are performing tactical training at the Black Sea6 day ago
Ukrainian small armored artillery boats are performing tactical training at the Black Sea
6 day ago
Nine terrorist attacks have been prevented in the UK in the past year, director general of MI5 Andrew Parker has told the Cabinet - Downing Street
6 day ago
Youtube video: SBU and General prosecutors office presentation on Saakashvili - Kurchenko ties
Youtube video: SBU and General prosecutors office presentation on Saakashvili - Kurchenko ties
Saakashvili says Prosecutor  accusations against him - absolute fake6 day ago
Saakashvili says Prosecutor accusations against him - absolute fake
Photos: Damaged SBU minibus, where Saakasvili was detained6 day ago
Photos: Damaged SBU minibus, where Saakasvili was detained
Saakashvili and his supporters walking on Khreschatyk - to Hrushevskogo street, to Verkhovna Rada6 day ago
Saakashvili and his supporters walking on Khreschatyk - to Hrushevskogo street, to Verkhovna Rada
6 day ago
Possible funding of Saakashvili protests by Kurchenko would be a blow to the democratic movement, — MP Zalishchuk
6 day ago
Romania's former King Michael dies in Switzerland at age 96, Reuters reports, citing Romania's royal house
US Navy P-8A Poseidon 19,000 feet over the Black Sea  West of Sevastopol6 day ago
US Navy P-8A Poseidon 19,000 feet over the Black Sea West of Sevastopol
6 day ago
Saakashvili supporters broke into SBU car and released Mihail, he will talk now
Prosecutor office: Kurchenko paid $300 000 for 6 day ago
Prosecutor office: Kurchenko paid $300 000 for "border breakthrough"
Protesters just pushed this car around and brought in cement blocks to make another makeshift barricade, blocking the police van carrying Saakashvili from backing out of what's become at times a violent standoff.6 day ago
Protesters just pushed this car around and brought in cement blocks to make another makeshift barricade, blocking the police van carrying Saakashvili from backing out of what's become at times a violent standoff.
Live video: Tensions between riot police and Saakashvili supporters6 day ago
Live video: Tensions between riot police and Saakashvili supporters
Live video: Tensions between riot police and Saakashvili supporters
6 day ago
Prosecutor office: Lost Saakashvili passport was found during searches at his ally Dangadze
6 day ago
General Prosecutor Lutsenko: we will demand house arrest for Saakashvili
6 day ago
Prosecutor office presents audio with allegedly Saakashvili-Kurchenko phone talk
Prosecutor office presents audio with allegedly Saakashvili-Kurchenko phone talk
6 day ago
ATO spox: In total, Russian proxies committed 21 ceasefire violations yesterday, wounding three Ukrainian servicemen in action.
6 day ago
ATO spox: Donetsk sector – Militants conducted four attacks involving 82mm mortars.
6 day ago
Poland's PiS may sack PM Szydlo, replace with finance minister: sources
6 day ago
ATO spox: 3/3 Luhansk sector – around midnight, the enemy attempted a subversion near Luhanske. After a five-hour firefight and losing one man killed and two wounded Russia-backed militants retreated.
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ATO spox: 2/3 Luhansk sector – militants used 120mm mortars in Prychepylivka, Krymske, and Luhanske areas, employed 82mm ones in the latter case as well.
Protesters prepared pavement rocks to defend Saakashvili6 day ago
Protesters prepared pavement rocks to defend Saakashvili
6 day ago
ATO spox: 1/3 Luhansk sector – Russian proxies committed 17 ceasefire violations, used 152mm artillery near Vrubivka village, hitting the inhabited area as well.
General Prosecutor Lutsenko in press conference says that Sergey Kurchenko(read Yanukovych) gave Saakashvili $0.5M for mass rallies6 day ago
General Prosecutor Lutsenko in press conference says that Sergey Kurchenko(read Yanukovych) gave Saakashvili $0.5M for mass rallies
General Prosecutor Lutsenko in press conference says that Sergey Kurchenko(read Yanukovych) gave Saakashvili $0.5M for mass rallies
6 day ago
Russia now accuses PepsiCo of hacking Russian government agencies.
Police is attempting to move Saakashvili away, but his supporters blocked everything6 day ago
Police is attempting to move Saakashvili away, but his supporters blocked everything
Spain Supreme Court judge withdraws European Arrest Warrants for Puigdemont and four former regional ministers in Brussels.6 day ago
Spain Supreme Court judge withdraws European Arrest Warrants for Puigdemont and four former regional ministers in Brussels.
6 day ago
One of the advocates who was in Saakashvili's apartment says SBU announced Saakashvili suspicion of "attempting to overthrow the state regime".
6 day ago
Britain 'very confident' of Brexit deal: finance minister
6 day ago
Austria's top court allows same-sex marriage
6 day ago
German FM Gabriel spells it out: "the global dominance of the United States is slowly becoming history"
Saakashvili supporters have barricaded the road and prevented police from taking him away. Crowd growing.6 day ago
Saakashvili supporters have barricaded the road and prevented police from taking him away. Crowd growing.
6 day ago
Large-scale Vostok-2018 military exercises to take place next August and September in several regions of Russia.
6 day ago
After Brexit deal crumbles, Britain's May to speak to Northern Irish party
6 day ago
Germany's FM @sigmargabriel offers Berlin audience sober analysis: „EU, Europe no real factor in the world" - without definition of interests, will not exercise power
6 day ago
Deutsche Bank receives subpoena from Mueller on Trump accounts: source
6 day ago
Reuters: a Downing Street official says Prime Minister Theresa May could return to Brussels by Wednesday after a deal on the terms of the UK's withdrawal from the European Union was delayed yesterday
Kyiv: Police used pepper spray against crowd6 day ago
Kyiv: Police used pepper spray against crowd
6 day ago
Russian deputy foreign minister says Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will meet US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Vienna to discuss North Korea situation
6 day ago
Eurozone reform should advance European unity and democratic accountability, says EU Economic Commissioner
6 day ago
Juncker and May "confident" of reaching sufficient progress, despite no breakthrough yesterday
Air defense of Russian southern military district drill with TOR-M2 systems6 day ago
Air defense of Russian southern military district drill with TOR-M2 systems
.@ServiceSsu says Saakashvili was detained in suspicion of 6 day ago
[email protected] says Saakashvili was detained in suspicion of "Assistance to members of criminal organizations"
@sigmargabriel „Within the EU we're acting as if we had several - meanwhile there is global believe that EU is rich but weak6 day ago
@sigmargabriel „Within the EU we're acting as if we had several - meanwhile there is global believe that EU is rich but weak"
Supporters of Saakashvili blocked car with him inside6 day ago
Supporters of Saakashvili blocked car with him inside
6 day ago
The traditional view of the US as having a protecting role is beginning to "crumble", says German FM @sigmargabriel: "The US under @realDonaldTrump is no longer fulfilling its role as a global political power to the same extent it once was."
After US has withdrawn from international policy nobody turned to EU, says German FM @sigmargabriel6 day ago
After US has withdrawn from international policy nobody turned to EU, says German FM @sigmargabriel
Video: Paddy wagon with Saakashvili moving through crowd6 day ago
Video: Paddy wagon with Saakashvili moving through crowd
Germany's FM Gabriel calls for fresh look at transatlantic relations. „Even after Trump in the White House, relations will never be the same again1 week ago
Germany's FM Gabriel calls for fresh look at transatlantic relations. „Even after Trump in the White House, relations will never be the same again", EU must „define own interests"
Germany's FM @sigmargabriel calls for a stronger international role of EU. 1 week ago
Germany's FM @sigmargabriel calls for a stronger international role of EU. "Only if Europe defines its interests and power it can survive"
Tensions at Kostolna street after Saakashvili detention1 week ago
Tensions at Kostolna street after Saakashvili detention
1 week ago
German police launched a series of raids on Tuesday against people suspected of rioting during the G20 meeting in Hamburg in July
1 week ago
[email protected] Secretary Rex Tillerson is in Brussels today to meet with High Representative @FedericaMog and the foreign ministers of the 28 EU member states to discuss U.S.-EU cooperation on major global issues
Saakashvili just been led away from rooftop grandstand by men in uniform1 week ago
Saakashvili just been led away from rooftop grandstand by men in uniform
Mikheil Saakashvili can be seen on the roof of his building on Kostolna St off of Maidan1 week ago
Mikheil Saakashvili can be seen on the roof of his building on Kostolna St off of Maidan
Russian ministry of justice officially declares @VOANews @CurrentTimeTv @SvobodaRadio @krymrealii are 1 week ago
Russian ministry of justice officially declares @VOANews @CurrentTimeTv @SvobodaRadio @krymrealii are "performing functions of a foreign agent"
1 week ago
Reports say Ukrainian law enforcement searching apartment of @SaakashviliM near Maidan in central Kyiv. Protesters shoving with police, trying to get past
.@statedeptspox: All branches of Ukraine's gov should work together to eliminate corruption - key to achieving stability, security and prosperity for all Ukrainians.1 week ago
[email protected]: All branches of Ukraine's gov should work together to eliminate corruption - key to achieving stability, security and prosperity for all Ukrainians.
21 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 3 soldiers were wounded1 week ago
21 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 3 soldiers were wounded
Moldova deploys 8th contingent KFOR-8 for peacekeeping mission in Kosovo1 week ago
Moldova deploys 8th contingent KFOR-8 for peacekeeping mission in Kosovo
1 week ago
McFarland Contradicted Herself on Russia Contacts, Congressional Testimony Shows
1 week ago
Reports of clashes with artillery near Popasna(after midnight)
1 week ago
Special counsel prosecutors say Paul Manafort had been ghostwriting an editorial about his political work in Ukraine as recently as Nov. 30, working with a Russian with ties to Russian intelligence
1 week ago
Special counsel urges judge to deny Paul Manafort's request to lift home arrest, says he recently ghostwrote draft op-ed with a Russian tied to intelligence services - court filing
Police Crackdown Against Protesting #RefugeesGR on Lesvos1 week ago
Police Crackdown Against Protesting #RefugeesGR on Lesvos
Feinstein has requested additional documents and interviews from Maria Butina, Rick Dearborn, and Rick Clay related to efforts by Alexander Torshin to arrange a meeting between Putin and Trump1 week ago
Feinstein has requested additional documents and interviews from Maria Butina, Rick Dearborn, and Rick Clay related to efforts by Alexander Torshin to arrange a meeting between Putin and Trump
1 week ago
Heavy clashes near Debal'tseve. Artillery audible
1 week ago
Next meeting of Surkov and Volker is scheduled for the next week - U.S. Amb to Russia
1 week ago
Tusk: Congratulations and good luck to Mário Centeno. I look forward to working with him as the new President of the Eurogroup
1 week ago
Lebanon's Hariri to meet major powers in Paris
1 week ago
The Commission of Rostekhnadzor to find out the cause of a power outage in Chechnya, on 3 December. About 878 thousand residents were left without electricity due to a failure
Tusk: Good meeting with Albanian PM @ediramaal ahead of Western Balkans Summit on 17 May in Sophia. Need to keep momentum in Rule of Law reforms to advance on EU path1 week ago
Tusk: Good meeting with Albanian PM @ediramaal ahead of Western Balkans Summit on 17 May in Sophia. Need to keep momentum in Rule of Law reforms to advance on EU path
1 week ago
[email protected]: I don't see any need for changes in today's text. There was compromise. We'll see how things develop
1 week ago
[email protected]: my objective now is to get this deal concluded
1 week ago
[email protected]: Brexit is difficult. Our job is to manage Irish Government's perspective. It is not our job to comment on relationships with British Government
1 week ago
[email protected]: This was a structured negotiation. It is our role to ensure we could agree a text in relation to the Irish people
1 week ago
[email protected]: @theresa_may has asked for more time and we are happy to allow that
1 week ago
[email protected]: We had a deal today that would provide reassurance on the border and we want to ensure it remains intact
1 week ago
[email protected]: We have no hidden agenda here only the best interests of people in Ireland North and South Brexit
1 week ago
Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar says Ireland agreed on a border deal earlier in the day and he is surprised and disappointed with the UK Government that the agreement could not be secured
1 week ago
[email protected]: I am surprised and disappointed British government cannot proceed with what was agreed earlier today. We want to proceed to phase 2 but cannot do so without a firm commitment that there will be no hard border in Ireland
1 week ago
[email protected]: A hard border has been to the forefront of our concerns since Brexit began
1 week ago
European Council President Donald Tusk says the time for a Brexit agreement is getting tight but a deal next week is still possible
Tusk: Met with PM @theresa_may. I was ready to present draft EU27 guidelines tomorrow for Brexit talks on transition and future. But UK and Commission asked for more time. It is now getting very tight but agreement at December EUCO is still possible1 week ago
Tusk: Met with PM @theresa_may. I was ready to present draft EU27 guidelines tomorrow for Brexit talks on transition and future. But UK and Commission asked for more time. It is now getting very tight but agreement at December EUCO is still possible
1 week ago
Russia launched military drill in occupied Tskhinvali
1 week ago
UK agrees to 'regulatory alignment' on both sides of Irish border
1 week ago
No agreement has been reached between the EU and UK in Brexit talks today, says EU Commission President @JunckerEU
1 week ago
President @JunckerEU says @theresa_may is a "tough negotiator" and is defending the UK's position with "all the energy we know she has."
1 week ago
May: It's clear crucially that we want to move forward together, but on a couple of issues some differences do remain which require further negotiations and consultationwe will reconvene before end of week
1 week ago
Juncker: We stand ready to resume negotiations with UK this weekI'm still confident we can reach sufficent progress by next EUCO
1 week ago
Juncker: Despite our best efforts and significant progress it was not possible to reach a complete agreement today
1 week ago
Juncker: we've had a friendly and constuctive meeting today, always a pleasure to meet May and I have to say she's a tough negotiator
1 week ago
Portugal's Centeno picked as new Eurogroup chief: EU sources
1 week ago
Ukrainian forces repelled attack of Russian forces. Retreating attackers left one dead and 2 wounded
1 week ago
Poroshenko will visit the Yavoriv polygon
1500 rounds were seized from local citizen at Blahodatne1 week ago
1500 rounds were seized from local citizen at Blahodatne
U.S. SOF just concluded two months of training near Chisinau alongside partners from Moldova1 week ago
U.S. SOF just concluded two months of training near Chisinau alongside partners from Moldova
1 week ago
Huge ramifications for London if Theresa May has conceded that it's possible for part of the UK to remain within the single market and customs union after Brexit. Londoners overwhelmingly voted to remain in the EU and a similar deal here could protect tens of thousands of jobs – @MayorofLondon
1 week ago
OSCE's Hug: Change in mind-set among sides in eastern Ukraine required. More violence cannot end violence. Conflict cannot be settled on the ground. It can only be settled – through dialogue – at the table. Withdraw weapons and disengage now to avoid even more death and destruction
1 week ago
OSCE's Hug: Sides cannot insist on presence of SMM monitors and then deny them access. Without access, SMM cannot provide verification required in a ceasefire. If sides are serious about ending conflict, they need to get serious about ensuring safe unhindered access now. Ukraine
1 week ago
Downing Street Chief of Staff Gavin Barwell will address MPs at 4pm on Brexit negotiation updates
1 week ago
OSCE's Hug: Sides also obliged to ensure freedom of movement of SMM monitors but still no access to Siedove, close to the unsecured border with Russia in southern Donetsk region, and repeated denial of access to Travneve last week FactsMatter Ukraine
1 week ago
OSCE's Hug: 100+ shots fired at SMM UAV crew near non-govt-controlled Dovhe on 27 Nov; nobody punished, even though sides obliged to ensure SMM security FactsMatter
1 week ago
OSCE's Hug: There is no security in what's supposed to be a security zone. Most dangerous place in Ukraine is an area meant to be without danger. Over 300,000 ceasefire violations recorded in east Ukraine this year, and over 400 civilians killed or injured FactsMatter
1 week ago
OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug: Such escalation was predicted and warned against, and even worse to come – as we saw last February in Avdiivka-Yasynuvata Ukraine
1 week ago
DUP leader Arlene Foster says her party will "not accept any form of regulatory divergence" in Ireland after Brexit and the Irish government is "clearly seeking to unilaterally change the Belfast agreement"
1 week ago
OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug: Escalation in Donetsk over weekend, especially around Yasynuvata and Svitlodarsk. From 16:00 on Saturday to 16:00 on Sunday, OSCE monitors recorded almost 2,500 ceasefire violations FactsMatter Ukraine
1 week ago
Media briefing by OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug
1 week ago
Arlene Foster says Northern Ireland must leave the EU on the same terms as the rest of the UK.
1 week ago
France, Germany want Iran to reverse ballistic missile program
1 week ago
Taoiseach @campaignforleo, Tánaiste @simoncoveney and Minister @HMcEntee will be making a significant statement at Government Buildings shortly re Phase 1 of the Brexit negotiations
1 week ago
If one part of UK can retain regulatory alignment with EU and effectively stay in the single market (which is the right solution for Northern Ireland) there is surely no good practical reason why others can't: @NicolaSturgeon
1 week ago
France, Germany agree on necessity for Iran to reverse ballistic missile program, hegemonic temptations in region - French foreign minister
1 week ago
Ireland foreign minister says border will look the same as it does now after Brexit
US Navy  P-8A Poseidon Continuing to track over the Black Sea, West of Sevastopol @ 19,500 feet1 week ago
US Navy P-8A Poseidon Continuing to track over the Black Sea, West of Sevastopol @ 19,500 feet
1 week ago
Belarus state TV compares Belsat TV with ISIS
1 week ago
Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney says the UK and EU are very close to agreeing a deal on the Irish border and the border will look like it looks today after Brexit
1 week ago
[email protected]: We hope to see a balanced wording that protects Irish interests as a whole. That has always been and continues to be our objective
1 week ago
[email protected]: At no point in future, can we see a re-emergence of a hard border in Ireland. I hope we are in a place this evening where we have reassurance for Irish and British people
1 week ago
[email protected]: I suspect the border will look much like what it looks today. We have lanuguage now that gives us the safeguards we need and reassurance that hard border will not re-emerge
1 week ago
Germany's SPD lay out position for talks with Merkel
1 week ago
Russian investigation committee opened criminal case against Kornet of LNR, suspects him in murder of Russian citizen(his bodyguard)
1 week ago
[email protected]: We want an absolute guarantee that no hard border will return to this island and we are very close to final agreement. We are in a much better place now than we have been in Brexit negotiations at any point to date
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[email protected] :Border is one issue. We need clear language that protects GFA and the principle of consent and integrity of single market
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[email protected]: There has been good progress made this morning regarding accomodation between Irish concerns and British position
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Watch UK PM Theresa May arrive in Brussels for a meeting with EU Chief @JunckerEU on the progress of Brexit talks
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British and EU negotiators have reached agreement on Brexit deal for all Irish issues - Irish government sources