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 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:01:18 GMT A Europe that protects: EU reports on progress in fighting disinformation ahead of European Council - EU News
  1. A Europe that protects: EU reports on progress in fighting disinformation ahead of European Council  EU News
  2. Russia Sought to Use Social Media to Influence E.U. Vote, Report Finds  The New York Times
  3. Russian groups targeted EU election with fake news, says European Commission  POLITICO.eu
  4. E.U.: Russians interfered in our elections, too  The Washington Post
  5. EU: Russia spread disinformation ahead of EU elections  Deutsche Welle
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 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 10:46:00 GMT Where is the EU going on tech and competition policy? - TechCrunch
Where is the EU going on tech and competition policy?  TechCrunch

Huge technology policy questions are looming for whoever takes the top jobs at the European Union in the coming months. Decisions that could radically ...

 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 04:00:00 GMT Britain is leaving the EU, not Europe - POLITICO.eu
Britain is leaving the EU, not Europe  POLITICO.eu

The UK still has a major role to play in the Continent's foreign policy.

 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 16:07:00 GMT PM Edi Rama on elections: 'Albania is not ready to join the EU' | Albania - Al Jazeera America
PM Edi Rama on elections: 'Albania is not ready to join the EU' | Albania  Al Jazeera America

Albania's overarching national goal is to join the European Union. But Prime Minister Edi Rama does not think the country is ready for membership, partly ...

 Mon, 17 Jun 2019 02:21:12 GMT Italy struggles to avert EU isolation - POLITICO.eu
Italy struggles to avert EU isolation  POLITICO.eu

The country's governing parties are marginal forces in Brussels.

 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 19:13:41 GMT How will the far-right AfD party shape the European Parliament? - Deutsche Welle
How will the far-right AfD party shape the European Parliament?  Deutsche Welle

Germany's right-wing populist AfD party will only have limited influence in the European Parliament. But its lawmakers hope to learn from more seasoned ...

 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 16:00:00 GMT Russia Dismisses Accusations of Meddling in EU elections - The Moscow Times
Russia Dismisses Accusations of Meddling in EU elections  The Moscow Times

An EU report on the vote for its parliament said on Friday there was evidence both Russian and European online sources had sought to promote extreme views.

 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 15:41:00 GMT Germany to back EU-wide target for net zero emissions - Financial Times
Germany to back EU-wide target for net zero emissions  Financial Times

Germany has thrown its weight behind an EU-wide target to cut net carbon dioxide emissions to zero by 2050, according to a leaked document seen by the ...

 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 18:01:00 GMT EU must improve 5G and boost technology, say top companies - POLITICO.eu
EU must improve 5G and boost technology, say top companies  POLITICO.eu

A survey of firms representing 6.8M people finds business confidence has increased in the last 6 months.

 Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:00:48 GMT European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - 'No-deal' Brexit: European Commission takes stock of preparations ahead of the June European Council (Article 50) - EU News
European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - 'No-deal' Brexit: European Commission takes stock of preparations ahead of the June European Council (Article 50)  EU News

Ahead of the June European Council (Article 50), the European Commission has today taken stock – in its fifth Brexit Preparedness Communication – of the ...

 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:21:37 GMT Europe's Dream: Escaping the Dictatorship of the Dollar - Foreign Policy
Europe's Dream: Escaping the Dictatorship of the Dollar  Foreign Policy

Europe's quest to find an alternative to U.S. financial dominance and the global rule of the dollar has only intensified since French and German leaders first ...

 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 23:19:17 GMT Southern EU leaders criticize migrant rescue ships - Deutsche Welle
Southern EU leaders criticize migrant rescue ships  Deutsche Welle

Southern European leaders called Friday for NGO migrant rescue ships in the Mediterranean Sea to follow international law and not to obstruct the Libyan coast ...

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 Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:01:23 +0200 World's nuclear arsenal down but risk of nuclear conflict up: SIPRI
"We are no longer in the classic strategy of deterrence by accumulation of nuclear warheads," a SIPRI expert told Euronews. "Now they have embarked on a tactical war."
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 23:22:54 +0200 'Where is Boris?' Five of six Tory candidates face off in debate
Five of the six Tory candidates faced off on Sunday night in a televised debate that's primary focus was Brexit.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 22:40:56 +0200 Hungary remembers late Prime Minister Imre Nagy
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán together with his wife, lay down white roses on the tomb. The Late Prime Minister Imre Nagy was a communist reformer but he was arrested and hanged on the 16 June in 1958 for his involvement during the revoultion in 1956.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 21:59:48 +0200 German police make arrest in connection with Lübcke shooting
German police make arrest in connection with Lübcke shooting
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 19:06:11 +0200 Banksy: “Genius or Vandal?" exhibition in Lisbon
Seventy original works by the British artist Banksy are on display in Portugal. This exhibition has already been to Moscow and Madrid attracting more than 600,000 people.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 18:09:05 +0200 Protesters flood streets in Hong Kong despite controversial bill's suspension
As the Chief Executive of Hong Kong Carrie Lam issued a rare apology to the public and suspended the controversial bill to change Hong Kong's extradition law, protesters flooded the streets and demanded that she step down.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 17:51:17 +0200 Spice Girls end tour with emotional apology
Geri Horner apologised to the fans at the sold-out Wembley Stadium for leaving the all-girl band in 1998 after she said she was suffering from exhaustion.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 17:39:37 +0200 Severe weather in Europe causes devastation
In eastern France, south of Lyon, violent hailstones the size of tennis balls hit and broke car windscreens. The French Minister of Agriculture, Didier Guillaume, announced on Sunday that the affected regions would be declared a state of natural disaster.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:08:45 +0200 Duke and Duchess of Sussex unveil new photo of Archie for Father's Day
Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, celebrated his first Father's Day on Sunday, June 16.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 11:32:18 +0200 Netherlands and Canada advance to last 16 of FIFA Women's World Cup
The Netherlands convincingly beat Cameroon 3-1 on Saturday while Canada won against New Zealdn 2-0.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 11:24:02 +0200 Trump renews Twitter attacks on Khan after three killed in London in just 24 hours
Two men were stabbed to death and another was shot dead in three separate attacks in the British capital in less than 24 hours.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 09:24:54 +0200 Saudi Arabia demands action on energy security as Iran denies gulf ship attacks
Crew members of the oil tanker Front Altair, one of two vessels attacked this week in the Gulf of Oman, have landed in Dubai. The attacks happened three days ago. It comes amid calls from Saudi Arabia to secure Gulf energy supplies given that the tankers are on a vital oil shipping route.
 Sun, 16 Jun 2019 06:57:03 +0200 Yemen's Houthis target two Saudi airports with multiple drone attacks
Yemen's Houthis target two Saudi airports with multiple drone attacks
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 23:44:32 +0200 Botswana decriminalising homosexuality sends 'huge and loud message': human rights activist
Caine Youngman, a human rights activist in Botswana, told Euronews that the Botswana High Court ruling to decriminalise homosexuality sends a 'huge and loud message' to the rest of the country.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 23:04:41 +0200 Iran summons UK envoy over 'unfounded' tanker accusations
Iran summons UK envoy over 'unfounded' tanker accusations
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:56:28 +0200 Spanish municipal elections highlight political divide
Conservatives have regained control of the Spanish capital while the left hangs on in Barcelona.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:30:39 +0200 President of Kazakhstan took EU advice on political transformation - Euronews exclusive
In an exclusive interview with Euronews, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev promised an early release for pro-democracy campaigners who’d not caused “serious damage” to public safety
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:10:34 +0200 Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe begins new hunger strike
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman jailed by Iran on spy charges, has begun a new hunger strike at Tehran’s Evin prison.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 18:41:36 +0200 Zuzana Caputova sworn in as Slovakia's first female president
The anti-corruption campaigner has vowing to fight impunity and boost justice after the shock murder of a journalist last year.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:57:07 +0200 Notre Dame celebrates first mass after devastating fire
Two months after a devastating fire destroyed the cathedral's spire and roof, the Archbishop of Paris, Michel Aupetit, held mass for the anniversary of the cathedral's dedication as a place of prayer.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:29:51 +0200 Venezuelans rush to border as Peru tightens immigration rules
Thousands of Venezuelans rushed to Peru's northern border on Friday, in an attempt to enter the country before it imposed tougher immigration regulations.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:28:40 +0200 Haitian capital halted as protesters call for president to quit
Haiti's capital has been brought to a standstill by protesters calling for the resignation of the country's president, after allegations of corruption.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:00:13 +0200 Brazilian president says decision to criminalise homophobia 'completely wrong'
Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro told reporters on Friday that the Supreme Court's decision to criminalise homophobia overstepped the court's prerogatives.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:40:59 +0200 Italian film and opera director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96
Franco Zeffirelli, the Italian director acclaimed for his work in film, theatre and opera, has died at the age of 96.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:58:35 +0200 US claim video proves Iran's involvement in oil tanker attacks
The United States has said that Iran is responsible for the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:01:53 +0200 Moldova had two, parallel governments. Now, one of them has quit
The Democratic Party, chaired by controversial oligarch Vladimir Plahotniuc, has resigned from power, paving the way for an unlikely coalition between a pro-Russia and a pro-EU party.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 13:35:49 +0200 EU Mediterranean states back Cyprus in dispute with Turkey over offshore gas reserves
Earlier this week Cyprus said it had issued arrest warrants for the crew of a Turkish drilling ship which it said had infringed on its territory.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 12:13:08 +0200 Memories of Chernobyl as acclaimed HBO series puts disaster back in focus
Euronews journalists from across Europe and the Middle East share their memories of the 1986 Chernobyl disaster.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 10:40:10 +0200 #BlueForSudan: Social media users show solidarity for protestors
"Mohammed Mattar was a very loved person, who believed in the people’s right and their revolutions. And he gave a lot to it. Eventually his life."
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 10:36:24 +0200 â€˜Climate of urgency’: Tensions rising amid Greenpeace's BP protests
BP has serviced an injunction against Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise amid growing tensions between the oil giant and the environmentalist group.
 Sat, 15 Jun 2019 06:56:56 +0200 Hong Kong extradition protests: Controversial draft law 'will be suspended'
A controversial draft law on extradition to mainland China will be suspended, says Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam, after widespread anger and protests.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 23:41:02 +0200 Spain's Supreme Court blocks Junqueras from joining EU parliament
Spain's Supreme Court blocked jailed Catalan leader Oriol Junqueras from leaving prison to collect credentials to join the EU parliament.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 23:11:48 +0200 England progress to last 16 after laboured 1-0 victory over Argentina
England went through to the knockout stages on Friday night with a 1-0 win over Argentina.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 20:23:24 +0200 Explainer: What we know about the oil tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman
Here we break down the controversy that prompted the US to point the finger at Iran.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 20:09:46 +0200 Venezuela's Instagram priest joins anti-Maduro protesters to 'be with the people'
Venezuela's Instagram priest Luis Antonio Salazar not only delivers fun explanations about the Gospel on social media, but he's also declared himself against Maduro's government.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:52:52 +0200 Study: '60% of meat we eat by 2040 won't be from slaughtered animals'
A new study has found that by 2040, 60% of the meat we eat won't be from slaughtered animals. Instead, it predicts a massive shift to lab-grown meat alternatives or plant-based products.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:32:22 +0200 Herring things: Russian town goes all fishy to toast its founding
A special herring extravaganza has been held in Russia to celebrate the founding of a town near the capital Moscow.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:23:56 +0200 Flying high: New jet suits unveiled in London
This is the moment new jet suits were demonstrated at a special unveiling in London.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:14:19 +0200 Two people injured as blaze ravages Texas mansion
Two construction workers were injured in a fire that destroyed a Texas mansion on Thursday.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:09:43 +0200 EU blocks Thyssenkrupp, Tata Steel joint venture
Plans to form a landmark joint venture between Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel have been rejected by EU regulators over concerns that the deal would push up prices and reduce competition
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:03:08 +0200 Progress, but not big breakthrough towards Eurozone budget
Progress, but not big breakthrough. Trying to create a budget across the 19 economies of the eurozone is always a challenge.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 18:55:55 +0200 WHO stops short of declaring latest Ebola outbreak a global emergency
The World Health Organization (WHO) determined for the third time that the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is not a "public health emergency of international concern".
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 18:50:39 +0200 Watch: Commemorations on two-year anniversary of deadly Grenfell fire
Commemorations are taking place in London to mark the two-year anniversary of a deadly apartment block blaze.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 18:14:40 +0200 Gender gap: 'Women's annual income could be as much as 40% lower than men's'
Women in Switzerland went on strike on Friday in a nationwide protest calling for equal pay and an end to discrimination.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:39:48 +0200 The Strait of Hormuz: Where is it? What is it? And why is it so important?
Following recent attacks on two oil tankers, Euronews looks into the significance of such an incident on the gateway to the global oil industry.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:33:37 +0200 Ivory Coast and Ghana suspend sales of cocoa
The two African governments hope to address the imbalance between farmers' income and money made by large commodity merchants. Producers and traders agreed on this course of action as the majority of money does not reach the farmers who live in poverty.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:30:14 +0200 Watch: Young women aim to build Kyrgyzstan's first satellite
Nineteen-year-old Alina Anisimova is leading a team of young women to build Kyrgyzstan's first satellite.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:20:12 +0200 The curious case of Carles Puigdemont and the suppression of democracy ǀ View
Free to travel around Europe but persecuted in Spain. Accused of rebellion in Madrid but acquitted of it in Germany. [...] An MEP-elect thanks to the votes of one million people, but dependent on European courts in order to fulfill his mandate.
 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:04:13 +0200 Women's World Cup on course for record-breaking turnout - study
Women's World Cup on course for record-breaking turnout - study