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Germany's Scholz hosts Macron in Berlin

French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Berlin on Monday for talks with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz about the war in Ukraine. It is the French leader's first trip abroad since being reelect...

EU leaders tell Ukraine: 'Future of Europe is also your future'

The EU's Conference on the Future of Europe is presenting proposals for a better Europe on Monday to French President Emmanuel Macron and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. With ...

EU citizens are full of hope for the future of Europe

At first sight, Annemie De Clerck and Krasimir Zlatinov do not seem to have much in common. De Clerck is a 62-year-old Belgian woman, newly retired, who used to be responsible for educational matter...

MOFA reaffirms it's 'making every effort' to get Taiwan observer status at WHA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Saturday (May 7) it is cooperating with the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) to obtain observer status for Taiwan in the W...

France: Emmanuel Macron sworn in for second term

French President Emmanuel Macron was sworn into office for a second term on Saturday after his election victory over far-right rival Marine Le Pen. Speaking at the investiture ceremony at the Elysee ...

Catalan: Spain spy chief admits legally hacking some phones

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A leading Catalan separatist politician said Thursday that Spain's top intelligence official acknowledged that her agency had hacked into the cellphones of “some” of the dozens...

Russia pounds Ukraine, targeting supply of Western arms

LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces pounded targets across Ukraine, taking aim at supply lines for foreign weapons in the west and intensifying an offensive in the east, as the European Union moved We...

EU leader calls for Russian oil ban in new set of sanctions

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's top official on Wednesday called on the 27-nation bloc to ban oil imports from Russia and target the country’s biggest bank and major broadcasters in a sixth packa...

EU Commission calls for new sanctions on Russia

European Union countries would stop importing Russian oil and refined products under a proposal presented Wednesday by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. The ban would be part of the ...

Live updates | Russia: Artillery hit 400 targets in last day

The Russian military says its artillery has hit over 400 Ukrainian targets during the last day. Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said Tuesday that the ta...

Spain govt says it has nothing to hide in spyware scandals

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s government said Tuesday it had nothing to hide amid mounting unease over national security controversies involving Pegasus spyware, including the hacking of the prime minister's ...

EU: Poland fines in rule of law dispute now top $170 million

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission said on Tuesday that the daily fines imposed on EU member country Poland for not complying with an order to suspend a disciplinary mechanism for judges have now...

EU's border chief resigns after reports of migrant pushbacks

BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of the European Union's border agency resigned immediately Friday, the bloc's executive said. The move followed media allegations that his agency was involved in illegal pushb...

EU border agency chief offers to resign over pushback claims

The head of Frontex has offered to resign following allegations that the European Border and Coast Guard Agency was involved in illegal pushbacks of migrants, EU and German officials said Friday. Fab...

EU proposes law to stop abusive lawsuits against journalists

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's executive arm said Wednesday that it wants to see the EU adopt a law to protect journalists and civil rights activists from lawsuits aimed at censoring them. ...