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Politics 21-06-2019

EU top jobs continue to divide leaders

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the daily newsletter here. /// EU leaders failed to reach an agreement in the early hours of Friday (21 June) on...
Politics 20-06-2019

Spanish liberals under fire over pacts with far-right

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Politics 19-06-2019

Flemish nationalists throw temporary lifeline to struggling EU conservatives

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the daily newsletter here. /// BRUSSELS N-VA remains in ECR. The Flemish nationalist N-VA party will continue to be part of...
Politics 18-06-2019

Salvini wears the American hat as Warsaw receives 1,000 additional US troops

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the daily newsletter here. /// ROME/ WARSAW Salvini, the “American”. Italy’s vice-premier Matteo Salvini flew to Washington to meet US vice-President Mike...
Elections 18-06-2019

Orban lost in the European wilderness

Despite securing a place among the very few European leaders with a landslide victory under their belt in the EU election, Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán is not celebrating, write Balázs Jarábik and Dániel Bartha.
Politics 17-06-2019

Far-right helps elect mayors in Spain

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Politics 14-06-2019

Prime Minister Johnson moves closer…

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Politics 13-06-2019

Loose-tongued Loiseau goes on the offensive

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Politics 12-06-2019

‘Horror show’ of Tory leadership campaign

‘Horror show’ of Tory leadership campaign. As the race to be the next UK Prime Minister heats up, Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon took aim at the current Conservative campaigning for Theresa May’s job on Tuesday, calling it a “horror show” and claiming that a hard Brexit would "increase the likelihood of Scotland becoming independent.”   
Politics 11-06-2019

Thirteen members prod ‘old EU’ to respect enlargement, support Skopje, Tirana

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Politics 07-06-2019

Russian diplomat: Moscow does not feed Euroscepticism

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Politics 06-06-2019

Dutch minister ‘Bloks’ Bulgaria’s Schengen accession

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. /// SOFIA The Netherlands has once again blocked Bulgaria’s Schengen accession due to corruption. But this time another problem has also risen: human...

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