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    The 10 most embarrassing leaders photos in 2015 (pics)
    Dec19

    The 10 most embarrassing leaders photos in 2015 (pics)

    Funny moments that political leaders wish they could forget.1. Vladimir Putin exercises 2. Aussie PM Tony Abbott eats onion, peel and all 3. British PM David Cameron eats a hot dog with a knife and fork 4. German Chancellor Angela Merkel swallows a fish 5. Cold clinking of wine glasses between Obama and Putin 6. Obama’s handshake gone wrong...

    Why EU budgeting can’t have it both ways
    Dec19

    Why EU budgeting can’t have it both ways

    Never mind POLITICO’s test of whether you can tell the difference between the European Union and Star Wars: Members of the European Parliament have issued an alternative test of how sad your life is. Since Christmas and New Year already constitute a sufficiently difficult time for those whose lives lack purpose, you might not feel the need...

    Bulgarian President Calls for 2016 to be Year of Stability, Reforms
    Dec19

    Bulgarian President Calls for 2016 to be Year of Stability, Reforms

    Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev called for 2016 to be a year of stability and reforms. In an interview for the Bulgarian National Television (BNT) on Friday, Plevneliev highlighted that the next year will be decisive for the healthcare and judicial reforms. As regards the amendments to the constitution concerning the reform of the judiciary,...

    Number of Forced Displaced People Expected to Exceed 60 Million in 2015
    Dec19

    Number of Forced Displaced People Expected to Exceed 60 Million in 2015

    According to estimates of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the number of people subject to forced displacement will exceed 60 million for the first time in 2015. This means that one in every 122 people in the world has been forced to flee their home. The latest report, which is based on projections from the first half of this year, shows increase...

    NATO Spreads as EU Fragments
    Dec19

    NATO Spreads as EU Fragments

    BELGRADE – The EU’s proposal to offer visa-free travel to Ukraine, Georgia and Kosovo is at odds with its struggle to control …read more Source:...

    FRANCE – RUSSIE – ITALIE: French MPs slam renewed EU sanctions on Russia visit
    Dec19

    FRANCE – RUSSIE – ITALIE: French MPs slam renewed EU sanctions on Russia visit

    0 A group of French opposition MPs wrapped up a two-day visit to Moscow on Friday, the fourth such trip this year.Thierry Mariani, from the right-wing Republicans, headed the delegation. He reiterated his hostile stance to European Union sanctions against …read more Source: Radio France...

    [Agenda] Ukraine, Schengen, and Christmas This WEEK
    Dec19

    [Agenda] Ukraine, Schengen, and Christmas This WEEK

    The last EU working week will see Ukraine and Russia discuss implementation of the EU-Ukraine trade pact. MEPs will talk about recycling, Uber, and EU borders. …read more Source:...

    Nord Stream II Not in EU Interests, Donald Tusk Says
    Dec18

    Nord Stream II Not in EU Interests, Donald Tusk Says

    Nord Stream II, a proposed new Russia-Germany gas pipeline, is not in the EU’s interests, the European Council President Donald Tusk has said. “In my perspective, Nord Stream [II] does not help diversification, nor would it reduce our energy dependency,” Tusk said at a press conference in Brussels on Friday, according to euobserver.com....

    EU Ambassadors Agree to Extend Sanctions on Russia to end-July 2016
    Dec18

    EU Ambassadors Agree to Extend Sanctions on Russia to end-July 2016

    European Union envoys have agreed to extend the bloc’s economic sanctions on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine by another six months until 31 July 2016, newswires reported on Friday. The sanctions, which apply to Russia’s oil, military and energy sectors as well as individuals linked to the Ukraine conflict, were to expire on 31...

    Russia-backed Nord Stream II Not in EU Interests, Donald Tusk Says
    Dec18

    Russia-backed Nord Stream II Not in EU Interests, Donald Tusk Says

    Nord Stream II, a proposed new Russia-Germany gas pipeline, is not in the EU’s interests, the European Council President Donald Tusk has said. “In my perspective, Nord Stream [II] does not help diversification, nor would it reduce our energy dependency,” Tusk has said at a press conference in Brussels on Friday, according to euobserver.com....

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