Of all the leaders in the European Union, those who lived under Communism in Central and Eastern Europe know better than most what military conscription meant and how people loathed it. The conditions were often miserable. The duration of the compulsory recruitment, which was widespread in the region, was long. Show More Summary
I have been a Europhile all my life. Consequently I have favored most initiatives to deepen and/or expand the European Union. I am not completely naïve and recognize that Europe has many failings, not least of which has been the poor quality of its leadership for the last three decades, [...]
The vast majority of Italians believe that the current debt crisis in Greece has seriously weakened the European Union due to the bloc's inability to come up with a solution on how to unite member states, a poll by Ipsos Italia published Saturday revealed.
Serbia is interested in diversifying its gas supplies, including through the Russia’s Turkish Stream gas pipeline, and hopes the project will consider the interests of both Russia and the European Union, the ambassador of Serbia to Russia said.
According to Ambassador of Serbia to Russia Slavenko Terzic, Serbia sees as an archaic political tool and has no plans of joining the anti-Russia restrictions imposed by the European Union.
SANAA (Reuters) - Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 16 people in Yemen on Friday, the country's dominant Houthi militia said, and the European Union and United States appealed for a pause in the war to enable aid deliveries to stricken civilians.
The leader of the Austrian EU-Austrittspartei claims that about a half of Austrians would like to leave the European Union but are afraid of the local authorities.
A senior European diplomatic source claims that the European Union should implement protective measures for its market in trade talks with the United States.
With investors watching events in Greece with concern, Congress has opportunities to take critical steps to protect enterprise and entrepreneurship in the United States, isolating us from the turmoil that plagues the European Union. Among other things, private property rights and patent laws make America unique. It stands to reason [...]
Crucial referendum may determine the country's future and its relationship with the European Union, but the question leaves some voters scratching their heads
BEIJING (Reuters) - Top leaders from the European Union are unlikely to attend Beijing's military parade in September to commemorate the end of World War Two, the bloc's ambassador to China said on Friday, adding he was worried about the message the event would send.
We all know about NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement, but TTIP, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership currently being brokered between the United States and European Union, has received some attention in Europe and remarkably little in the US.
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Once again, negotiations between Greece and its creditors have stalled, and now a hastily called referendum set for Sunday raises the shocking possibility of Greece leaving the European Union. The EU has been an unruly beast for a long...Show More Summary
All of Europe has its eyes on Greece. Sunday, July 5th there will be a referendum that could be the first step toward the end of the European Union as we know it. A European Union that, once again, has failed. In the past two years,Show More Summary
Andrew P. Morris (Dean, Texas A&M), Seeing Like A Taxman: The world of international financial regulation and taxation is in turmoil. New initiatives from the United States, the OECD and the European Union seek to reign in tax avoidance and evasion through a wide array of measures. These include the...
As a Greek Cypriot I am saddened at the humiliating injuries inflicted on a people by the financial policies of the European Union. The Greeks are a proud people, with much to be proud of, being rooted in a beautiful heritage and culture. Show More Summary
The International Monetary Fund warned that Greece could need an extension of its European Union loans. ||| The International Monetary Fund warned on Thursday that Greece would need an extension of its European Union loans and a large debt writeoff if it grows more slowly than expected and economic reforms are not implemented. Show More Summary
Britain, France, Germany and the European Union all said on Thursday that a final nuclear agreement with Iran is not yet guaranteed, with some key political questions still unanswered. The two-year diplomatic effort has entered its endgame,...Show More Summary
BELGRADE (Reuters) - Police chiefs from Germany, Austria and Hungary have agreed to help Serbia crack down on waves of illegal migrants transiting its territory heading for the European Union, Serbia's police chief was quoted on Thursday as saying.