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U.K.’s Brexit Plans ‘Will Not Work,’ a Top E.U. Official Says

BRUSSELS — European leaders on Thursday toughened their stance against a British proposal on how to structure their future relationship, with the European Council president saying Prime Minister Theresa May’s controversial “Chequers” [...]
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Fearing ‘No Deal’ Brexit, E.U. Shifts Into High Gear to Keep Goods Flowing

[unable to retrieve full-text content] European Union countries are hiring thousands of staff, buying drones and preparing for huge delays as they gird for a worst-case scenario. Source: NYT > World
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Theresa May Says Trump Told Her to ‘Sue the E.U.’ in Brexit Talks

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] In her comments to the BBC, the British prime minister appeared to be pushing back against President Trump, who had criticized her for ignoring his suggestion. Source: NYT > World
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Merkel Says Migration Could Make or Break the E.U.

3 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] On the eve of talks that could determine her political fate, the German chancellor raised the stakes. Source: NYT > World
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E.U. Court Backs Same-Sex Marriages in Immigration Ruling

4 months ago | 0 comment
“We are living in the 21st century, in the E.U.,” he added. “It is the right time to start recognizing these families as families.” Thirteen of the European Union’s 28 member states currently allow same-sex marriage, while a [...]
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A Day of Peril for the E.U.: Threats Emerge From the U.S. and Within

4 months ago | 0 comment
“No one should relax, given the election result, with 60 percent of legislators on record as euroskeptic, let alone with Salvini’s extreme line on migration and the budget,” said Stefano Stefanini, a former Italian diplomat. “We’re [...]
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E.U. Proposes Ban on Some Plastic Items to Reduce Marine Pollution

4 months ago | 0 comment
Taken together, the measures would also contribute significantly to the achievement of the European Union’s climate goals, avoiding about 3.4 million metric tons, or about 3.7 million tons, of carbon dioxide emissions by 2030, according [...]
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Italy’s New Government Will Challenge the E.U. at Its Heart

4 months ago | 0 comment
BRUSSELS — As Italy’s new populist leaders prepare to form a government, European leaders are bracing for potential new confrontations over migration and some of the core principles of the common currency, the euro. They were already [...]
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E.U. Official Takes Donald Trump to Task: ‘With Friends Like That’ …

4 months ago | 0 comment
“With friends like that, who needs enemies.” That was how Donald Tusk, one of the European Union’s top officials, took President Trump to task on Wednesday, offering the latest look at how the Continent’s leaders are trying [...]
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E.U. Likes Trump’s Stance on China, but Hates His Methods

6 months ago | 0 comment
“I don’t think Europe will side with China — we have the same problems with China as the Americans do,” she said. “But the E.U. does agree with the Chinese that Trump is doing it the wrong way and has been outspokenly critical [...]