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The cargo ship ' Grande Europa' of the Italian company 'Grimaldi Lines' burned down yesterday near Mallorca when it was traveling from Sardinia to Valencia loaded with 1,843 cars.
The cargo ship ' Grande Europa' of the I […]

Turkey slams German arms embargo search of ship in Mediterranean

Turkey has denounced the action of German marines when they searched a Turkish cargo ship in the Mediterranean as part of the European Union's so called ''Irini mission'' attempting to stop weapons shipments to conflict-torn Libya.
02.10.2020, Belgien, Brüssel: Ein Überblick von einem Rundtischgespräch aus dem EU Rat. Die EU-Staats- und Regierungschefs sind mit Beratungen über wirtschaftliche Fragen in den zweiten Tag ihres Brüsseler Sondergipfels gestartet. Themen sind die Stärkung des EU-Binnenmarkts, Industriepolitik und Digitalisierung. Foto: John Thys/AFP Pool/dpa +++ dpa-Bildfunk +++
02.10.2020, Belgien, Brüssel: Ein Über […]

The Council of the European Union

This online graphic informs about the tasks of the Council of the EU (Council of Ministers) and the main tasks of the Presidency. An interactive element shows the rotating presidency.
ILlUSTRATION - Eine Euro-Münze. Die Euro-Finanzminister haben ihre Gespräche zum umstrittenen Eurozonenbudget vorerst abgeschlossen. Es gebe Fortschritte, hieß es in der Nacht zum Donnerstag (10.10.2019) aus Verhandlungskreisen in Luxemburg.
ILlUSTRATION - Eine Euro-Münze. Die Eur […]

Hungary, Poland veto EU budget decision

The two countries have blocked approval of the EU's long-term budget. The spending plans also include a €750-billion coronavirus rescue package.
15.01.2019, A pro-Brexit demonstrator is standing outside the Westminster Parliament building on the eve of the vote on the Prime Minister's Brexit deal. Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire/dpa +++ dpa-Bildfunk +++
15.01.2019, A pro-Brexit demonstrator is […]

Britain misses legal deadline in Brexit-infringement case, EU says

Great Britain has missed a crucial deadline set by the European Union concerning the UK-EU withdrawal agreement. Therefore, several measures are being considered by the EU right now and sanctions might be imposed in the upcoming months.
31.10.2020, Berlin: An oversized cardboard display with the picture of US President Trump stands in front of the Brandenburg Gate. Photo: Paul Zinken/dpa-Zentralbild/dpa +++ dpa-Bildfunk +++
31.10.2020, Berlin: An oversized cardboa […]

After 4 years of Trump, Europe pins hopes on Biden win to repair ties

If he loses to Joe Biden, current US President Donald Trump will not be missed by Europe's foreign policy establishment. But even under new management, the White House will not necessarily see eye-to-eye with its European allies.
European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans gives a joint press on the European Climate Law at the EU headquarters in Brussels on March 4, 2020. John Thys / AFP
European Commission Vice President Frans […]

EU environment ministers give partial nod to new climate law

The environment ministers of the European Union support the proposed new climate law to make Europe green by reducing the carbon level but they left it up to government leaders to strike a consensus.