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Trump and Johnson discuss #Brexit and economic issues in call

Trump and Johnson discuss #Brexit and economic issues in call

| August 21, 2019

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and US President Donald Trump (pictured) discussed Brexit and a US-Britain free trade deal during a phone call on Monday (19 August) ahead of a Group of Seven summit in France this weekend, write Kylie MacLellan and David Alexander. “Great discussion with Prime Minister @BorisJohnson today. We talked about Brexit and […]

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21st #EUUkraineSummit kicks off in Kyiv

21st #EUUkraineSummit kicks off in Kyiv

| July 9, 2019

The 21st bilateral summit between the European Union and Ukraine took place in Kyiv on 8 July, with Ukraine’s progress in its reform path, supported by the European Union, high on the agenda. The summit will be the first since the new President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, took office on 20 May, and follows his visit […]

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The #SibiuDeclaration

The #SibiuDeclaration

| May 10, 2019

“We, the Leaders of the European Union, have gathered in Sibiu to discuss and look ahead to our common future. “In a few weeks, Europeans will elect their representatives in the European Parliament, forty years after they first exercised this fundamental right. A Europe re-united in peace and democracy is but one of many achievements. […]

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EU leaders must reset direction for Europe, starting with #ClimateCommitments, say #GUE_NGL

EU leaders must reset direction for Europe, starting with #ClimateCommitments, say #GUE_NGL

| May 10, 2019

As European leaders met in Sibiu on 9 May to discuss the priorities for Europe, GUE/NGL President Gabi Zimmer called for immediate changes to climate, migration and austerity policies. “We are asking the leaders of EU member states if they have learned any lessons from the climate crisis, the Brexit referendum, the rise of the extreme right […]

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Climate marchers must be heard at #Sibiu EU leaders summit say Greens

Climate marchers must be heard at #Sibiu EU leaders summit say Greens

| May 10, 2019

Climate marchers from the ‘Fridays for Future’ movement have arrived in the Romanian city of Sibiu (pictured) where European heads of state and government are meeting to discuss the future of Europe. However, the mayor of the city has denied the marchers a permit that would allow the march to go ahead.  Reacting to the […]

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#Sibiu – Leaders must implement citizens’ consultations

#Sibiu – Leaders must implement citizens’ consultations

| May 9, 2019

The future of Europe is environmentally and socially sustainable, and it is within reach if political leaders take action now – as environment and social organizations, representing millions of Europeans, we stand together to deliver this message to national and EU leaders meeting in Sibiu on 9 May to discuss the future of Europe. People […]

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Presidents Juncker and Tusk at #G20Summit in #BuenosAires

Presidents Juncker and Tusk at #G20Summit in #BuenosAires

| November 29, 2018

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk will represent the European Union at this year’s G20 Summit, under the Argentinian Presidency in Buenos Aires. The theme of this year’s summit is ‘Building consensus for fair and sustainable development’. Along with the EU, leaders from 19 countries (Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, France, […]

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