European defence ministers have pledged their support to Operation Sophia, but the Italian government is demanding a change to the rules and calling on other member states to take in migrants.
The cost of war reporting and investigative journalism is becoming prohibitive for media outlets, campaigners have warned.
President Trump has left many allies wondering if the US would jump in to help in case of an emergency. Now the French President is calling on the EU to review its security and defence policies.
Leading journalists from more than 20 countries join a call for European MPs to approve a controversial media reform aimed at forcing internet giants to pay for news content.
The Maltese armed forces announced that they had rescued 100 passengers and recovered two bodies from a boat that was about to drown.
London and Brussels will start rolling Brexit negotiations in the final phase of talks as fears grow that Britain could leave the EU next year without a deal, chief negotiator Michel Barnier says.