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By Viola Bianchetti. AEGEE-Europe regrets to witness the possible shut down of gender studies programs in Hungary, an attack to the right to free education and even to the freedom of expression. AEGEE-Europe stands for the liberty of each individual to pursue their education following their interests and passion, and to develop their personality at… » read more

  Posted by Key to Europe

BY JONAS DRINGELIS The Spanish Eurofighter Typhoon 2000 launched an AMRAAM-type air-to-air missile over Estonian territory Tuesday afternoon. All the Estonians are very shocked. The incident occurred on Aug. 7, 2018 at around 3:44 PM local time in the Pangodi area of Estonia’s Tartu County, which is situated less than 50 miles west to the… » read more

  Posted by NATO and Baltic states today

At the plenary session on June 22, 2018, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on «Strengthening regional and international cooperation to ensure peace, stability and sustainable development in the Central Asian Region». According to the Uzbek Foreign Ministry, who made statement on this event the next day, the draft of the document, developed by… » read more

  Posted by UzbekmissiontoEU

  Cet article propose une traduction de la recension réalisée par Andreas Umland de l’ouvrage L’Ukraine aux yeux de l’Allemagne : images et perceptions d’un pays en bouleversement (Die Ukraine in den Augen Deutschlands: Bilder und Wahrnehmungen eines Landes im Umbruch. Kiev: Büro für politische Kommunikation, GIZ GmbH, 2018. 111 p.) publié en 2018 par… » read more

  Posted by Andreas Umland

The European Parliament’s lot is not a happy one: it’s expected to do the heavy democratic lifting for an institution that desperately needs to tackle its democratic deficit. But this Parliament is like no other. Seen by many European voters as either irrelevant or as just one governance level too many, the turnout for European… » read more

  Posted by Fritz Groothues

Article publié par la Fondation Robert Schuman : https://bit.ly/2K0zQbD Les Balkans occidentaux[2] « présentent des symptômes évidents de captation de l’Etat, dont les liens avec la criminalité organisée et une corruption à tous les niveaux du gouvernement et de l’administration, ainsi que l’important enchevêtrement d’intérêts publics et privés ». C’est en ces termes crus que… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

Today Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, will meet Donald Trump, President of the United States, in Washington. Jean-Claude Juncker will be received at the White House at 13.30 (17.30 GMT) before delivering a speech at 16.00 (20.00 GMT). The two leaders will discuss the cooperation between the European Union and the United States… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

Author: Vicky Marissen A task force of ‘common sense’ On 10 July, the report of the Task Force on Subsidiarity, Proportionality and ‘Doing Less More Efficiently’ was published. Set up at the end of 2017, the taskforce’s objective was to make recommendations on how better to apply the principles of subsidiarity and proportionality, identify policy… » read more

  Posted by Daniel Gueguen

A few hours ago, the Italian Foreign Minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi stated that Italy would continue to accept migrant rescues vessels for another five weeks while the EU will be renegotiating its existing policy on migration and redistribution. Since the establishment of the new coalition government headed by the far-right League and the Five Star… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

This Thursday, July 19, the European Commission decided to strike hard by calling to order different Member States of the Union regarding their commitments on the environment. Spain and Portugal have been asked to adopt strategic noise maps and noise management action plans, in line with the requirements of the European directive on the assessment… » read more

  Posted by EU-Logos

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