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Brexit: 'If you leave the club there are consequences', EU's Charles Michel warns UK
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Turkey urges EU to be 'impartial' in eastern Mediterranean rowPresident Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday called on the EU to be "impartial" in the growing row over energy prospecting in contested eastern Mediterranean waters, his office said. In a phone call with..
Leaders react to Government ‘treachery’ on BrexitA “treacherous betrayal” enacted by a group of Tory “charlatans” is how various political figures have described the Government’s reported plan to rip-up the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement ahead..
A senior Merkel ally says China is an 'ever more powerful snake' that Germany will take the fight toGermany will take the fight to China as an EU leader, a senior ally of Angela Merkel has said. Germany took on the European Council's rotating presidency last month. Michael Roth, a senior...
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EU leaders to meet in person for first time since pandemic to agree recovery packageAngela Merkel to play key role at European Council summit in Brussels to break deadlock
EU's Michel proposes 5 billion euros Brexit emergency fundEuropean Council President Charles Michel said on Friday that EU talks with Britain on their new relationship were “not easy” and countries, regions and industries will face disruptions from 2021..
European Union says it will bar Americans when bloc reopens to international visitors July 1Americans will not be allowed to travel to EU countries when the bloc opens up to international visitors July 1, the European Council said Tuesday.
Hong Kong security law: Anger as China's Xi signs legislationUK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab urged China to "step back from the brink" and respect the rights of the people of Hong Kong. He said: "The success of Hong Kong, the entrepreneurial spirit, the..
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No progress among EU leaders on virus recovery dealEuropean Union leaders found that a quick deal on the bloc's future long-term budget and a multibillion-euro post-pandemic recovery plan remained beyond their reach Friday as the coronavirus ravages..
EU will not accept 'pig in a poke' Brexit deal from Boris Johnson, Council president warnsThe European Union will not accept a "pig in a poke" deal from Boris Johnson, European Council president Charles Michel has said following high-level talks with the prime minister.
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EU leaders task European Commission to link coronavirus recovery fund to budgetEuropean Union (EU) leaders in a video summit on Thursday tasked the European Commission to shape the bloc's collective response to the coronavirus pandemic and link a recovery fund against the..
EU leaders to hold coronavirus video conference on April 23European Union leaders will hold a video conference on April 23 to discuss the economic response to coronavirus, the President of the European Council Charles Michel said on Friday, a day after EU..
EU prioritizing free goods flow, vaccine search: EU Council headThe European Union is prioritizing maintaining open borders for goods to flow and the hunt for a vaccine against the coronavirus, European Council president Charles Michel said in a video conference of..
G7 leaders express "strong" will to cooperate to tackle virus: EU's MichelG7 leaders have expressed a strong desire to work together to tackle what is likely to be a long and difficult health crisis, European Council President Charles Michel said on Monday.
EU disapproves of US travel ban, taken unilaterally and without consultationThe European Union disapproves of the U.S. decision to impose a unilateral travel ban on European countries, European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen and European Council President Charles..
EU leaders set to hold emergency talks over coronavirusEuropean Union leaders are set to hold a teleconference "shortly" to discuss a coordinated EU response to the coronavirus outbreak, the president of the European Council Charles Michel said on Monday.
Turkish President Erdogan to visit Brussels March 9The European Council said on Sunday that Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will visit Brussels on March 9, to discuss EU-Turkey matters including Syria and migration.
EU made no 'concrete' offer to Turkey on migrants: Erdogan spokesmanTurkish President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman said on Wednesday that Charles Michel, president of the European Council, did not make a concrete offer on Wednesday in a meeting to deal with thousands of..
EU Council head urges Turkey to respect EU migrant dealEuropean Council President Charles Michel Tuesday called on Turkey to respect a 2016 deal with the European Union in which it agreed to contain the flow of migrants to Europe in exchange for billions..
Brexit: Scotland would be 'enthusiastically' welcomed by EU if it wins independence, says Tusk'If you ask about our emotions, you will witness I think only empathy,' says former European Council president
'Empathy' for independent Scotland joining the EU says TuskBut the former European Council president warned that an independent Scotland would not be automatically accepted.
EU leaders send message of unity, hope as UK departsBRUSSELS, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- Top European Union (EU) leaders sent a message of unity and hope on the day of the United Kingdom's departure, vowing that a smaller bloc would not translate into a weaker..
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EU: the more UK distances from bloc rules, the less market accessThe more Britain diverges from EU rules and regulations after Brexit, the less access to the bloc's single market it will have, European Council President Charles Michel said on Friday.
‘Every choice has its consequences’: EU leaders issue Brexit warning as they lament UK’s imminent exitThe presidents of the EU‘s three major institutions have heralded Brexit Day with an apparent warning to the UK: “every choice has its consequences”. European Commission president Ursula von der..
EU's Michel urges Iran's Rouhani to comply with nuclear dealEuropean Council President Charles Michel said on Thursday he had spoken to Iran's President Hassan Rouhani and urged Tehran to comply with the 2015 arms control agreement that prevents it developing..
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EU's Tusk: Trump is 'perhaps the most difficult challenge' for EuropeU.S. President Donald Trump poses one of the biggest challenges for the European Union because he is "praying" for the breakup of the bloc, European Council President Donald Tusk said.
EU's Tusk to lead struggling European center-right umbrella groupOutgoing European Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday was elected president of the center-right European People's Party, a pan-European umbrella group that has been riven by infighting in recent..
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‘Don’t give up' on stopping Brexit, says Donald TuskEuropean Council president Donald Tusk has told campaigners “don’t give up” on reversing Brexit, warning that the UK would become a “second-rate player” after it leaves the EU. The outgoing..
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General election 2019: Don't give up on stopping Brexit - TuskThe outgoing European Council chief says leaving the EU would leave the UK a "second-rate player".
Britain to become 'second rate' in the world after Brexit: EU's TuskBritain will lose influence in international affairs and become a "second-rate player" after it leaves the European Union, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday.
EU's Tusk says he does not plan to run for president of PolandEuropean Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday he would not run for president of Poland, dampening the expectations of some opposition supporters that he would challenge incumbent President..
EU agrees to further delay Brexit until January 31The European Council president says the bloc has agreed to grant Britain a new Brexit delay to Jan. 31 next year.
Belgium gets first woman prime ministerSophie Wilmes has been appointed interim prime minister. Belgium has been without a full federal government since December 2018. Belgium's King Philippe named Sophie Wilmes interim prime minister on..