Pfizer and BioNTech have applied for their Covid-19 vaccine with the European Medicines Agency. The Covid-19 vaccine can be available within a few hours after approval.
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.
The European Commission has suggested forming a new European Health Union in order for all EU member states to collectively fight the COVID-19 Pandemic together.
Even if Joe Biden will be a far easier partner than his Europhobic predecessor Donald Trump, Europe should not expect a new "golden era" for the Euro-Atlantic partnership under the new US President-elect.
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.
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.
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.