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The Council of the European Union (often still referred to as t...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The Council of the European Union (often still referred to as the Council of Ministers, or sometimes just called the Council (Latin: Consilium)) is the third of the seven institutions of the European Union (EU) as listed in the Treaty on European Union. It is part of the essentially bicameral EU legislature (the other legislative body being the European Parliament) and represents the executive governments of the EU's member states. It is based in the Justus Lipsius building in Brussels,
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The European Union Needs Its Own Charles de Gaulle

Foreign Policy - 16 Aug 2018
De Gaulle's ideas and policies on the European Union or, as it was known during his time, the European Communities, occupy no more than 30 of the book's 900 pages, the remainder devoted to the high politics of France. De Gaulle's life is presented as ...
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Russia's Embrace Sows 'Total Confusion' for Serbia's EU Hopes

Bloomberg - 18 Aug 2018
Serbia will eventually understand the pitfalls of its balancing act, said Vassela Tcherneva, an analyst with the European Council on Foreign Relations. The EU dwarfs Russia as Serbia's top trading partner and investor and can offer assistance on ...
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Court of Justice of the European Union: judge appointed

EU News - 25 Jul 2018
On 25 July 2018, the representatives of the governments of the member states appointed Mr Nuno José Cardoso da Silva Piçarra (Portugal) as judge to the Court of Justice of the European Union. The term of office will be six years, starting from 7 ...
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Putin dances at Austria minister's wedding

Cootamundra Herald - 18 Aug 2018
Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and his conservatives, who control Austria's EU policy, have said Austria will toe the EU line - though they have also pointed to Austria's history of neutrality and its relatively warm relations with Russia. Kurz also ...
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Italy, EU Spar Over Bridge Collapse

Wall Street Journal - 16 Aug 2018
Finger pointing over the deadly collapse of a highway bridge in Italy intensified Thursday as Italian and European authorities sought to assign blame for the disaster, which cost at least 38 lives. The European Union shot back against accusations from ...
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“A semi-truce”: Trump makes an EU deal to avoid a trade war

Vox - 25 Jul 2018
But Marie Kasperek, a US-EU trade expert at the Atlantic Council think tank, told me that this agreement allowed both sides to walk away with improved economic ties while avoiding the worst — and it could possibly help repair the relationship down the ...

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