The European Union has agreed to spend an extra 42.5 million euros on building a “democratic and accountable” Palestinian state, foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says.
An Iraqi court says it has condemned to death by hanging a German woman of Moroccan origin after finding her guilty of belonging to the Islamic State jihadist group.
Europe's economic recovery remains on track, with eurozone unemployment staying at its lowest level since January 2009, but inflation remains stubbornly low, official figures show.
Growth in the eurozone shot up in 2017, putting Europe at the centre of a global recovery and on par with levels last seen before the financial crisis a decade ago, official data has shown.
Prime Minister Theresa May's government has sought to play down its own leaked analysis suggesting Britain would be worse off whatever deal it strikes with the EU.
Nine European member countries are just one step away from being taken to court for breaching EU air pollution limits.
European Union ministers have finalised their negotiating position on the transitional period that will follow the UK's departure from the bloc.
The EU will adopt demands for a transition period that binds Britain by the bloc's laws for nearly two years after Brexit, a plan that is dividing the British government.
The EU trades with America "very unfairly", US President Trump has said, warning that his many problems with Brussels "may morph into something very big".
European nations turn a deaf ear to pleas from citizens facing execution in Iraq for fighting with the Islamic State group.