In her Bundestag speech on Thursday (18 June), Merkel presented her plans for the Presidency of the EU Council, which Germany will hold for six months beginning on 1 July. Once again, Berlin is facing a crisis and must find a balance between decisivene...
Any Brexit deal struck by Prime Minister Boris Johnson will need to be put to the British people in a referendum if it is to pass the UK Parliament, a cross-party group of UK lawmakers told EURACTIV on Wednesday (16 October).
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte recently compared the EU to a giraffe. But for the author of this Brief, our Union rather looks like an old lady (or man if you wish) with heart problems, who ignores her doctor’s recommendations and instead focuses on her fictional back pain.
In a wide-ranging opinion poll on migration led by Avaaz, the citizens of four major EU countries overwhelmingly said they were in favour of solidarity and a joint European asylum policy for refugees.