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EU’s European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) asylum seekers and Eastern neighbours

At the May plenary of the EU’s European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) the EESC called for a more proactive, dynamic approach, focusing on regional stabilisation and greater social and civil dialogue. The problems in Turkey were not yet there, putting a … Continue reading

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Honouring hundreds of thousands of victims of the brutal Somme battle

Today, July 1 of the year 2016, 15 minutes later than planned a moving Commemorative Event for the Battle of the Somme started at Thiepval a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France. Once more Europe can … Continue reading

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Wales will probably lose its EU funding #Brexit

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David Cameron has come out saying that the UK cannot guarantee Welsh EU funding following the Brexit vote. Wales’s is currently in receipt of structural funding for the Valleys and West Wales up to 2020. Of…

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First sayings around the Brexit

UndercoverInfo which aims to show the news behind the news via a global network of correspondents. If Brexit wins, a reinvented Tory Party, ever shifting rightwards, will have captured UKIP supporters in its wake, as well as many Labour voters … Continue reading

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Brexit and British business

Originally posted on Churchmouse Campanologist:
The newspapers from April 23 and 24 presented the worst case scenarios for British business in case of Brexit. One of the reasons the government is delaying triggering Article 50, which formally begins Leave proceedings…

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Pew survey shows a split in EU favorability

The swirling waters of the European Union perhaps do not have to fear the far right parties shall have their go in braking up the European Union. The British went to the polls at a time when a new multi-nation … Continue reading

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Another referendum to quit the EU? Dutch petition for “Netherlands Exit or Nexit” referendum

Originally posted on Peace and Freedom:
. Populist leader Geert Wilders has labelled the EU a ‘failed project’Credit: Geoff Pugh THE HAGUE (AFP) –  Dutch campaigners have gathered more than 56,000 signatures on a petition calling for The Netherlands to hold…

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Brexit: The mother of all uncertainties

After the article by Senior Lecturer in Comparative Central and East European Politics at UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies in London Seán Hanley, I would like to advise you also to read the opinion piece by Professor … Continue reading

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Could Brexit lead to Frexit – or Czexit?

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Seán Hanley, Senior Lecturer in Comparative Central and East European Politics at UCL, examines the claims that Brexit may lead to significant political repercussions in other EU member states, including potentially a domino effect…

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Financial mishmash

The citizens of Great Britain were warned that the Brexit vote could cause significant problems for the British industry and for the British economy. For the member countries if the other 27 members do not draw a firm line and … Continue reading

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