Tag Archives: European Union

Migrant crisis, Britain dominate European summit

Brussels (AFP) – European leaders tackled the migration crisis & Britain's reform demands at a summit on Thursday, twin challenges threatening the unity of the EU as one of the…

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The Latest: Riots at Dutch meeting on building asylum center

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The latest news on the mass movement of asylum-seekers & migrants to Europe. All times local: 10:50 p.m. A Dutch municipality's meeting to discuss building a…

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The Latest: UN's Ban calls for global solution to migration

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The latest news on the mass movement of asylum-seekers & migrants to Europe. All times local: 9:35 p.m. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says the massive flow…

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Businesses get climate certainty they wanted; now for action

LONDON (AP) — With the new global climate deal, businesses around the world received the long-term certainty that they had been clamoring for — now they need to back up…

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Immigration, jobs, shifting politics in French regional vote

PARIS (AP) — France's regional election runoffs Sunday has taken on extra importance after Marine Le Pen's far-right National Front party dominated first-round voting, selling its anti-immigrant, tough-on-security message to…

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Europeans circulate Syrian, Iraqi passport watchlist: diplomats

BEIRUT (Reuters) – European countries have been circulating a watch list of missing Syrian & Iraqi passports they fear could be filled with false data & used by people to…

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Immigration, jobs, shifting politics in French regional vote

PARIS (AP) — France's regional election runoffs Sunday has taken on extra importance after Marine Le Pen's far-right National Front party dominated first-round voting, selling its anti-immigrant, tough-on-security message to…

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The Latest: Smugglers face 35-year terms in boy's drowning

BERLIN (AP) — The latest in the influx of people into Europe. All times local: 3:45 p.m. Turkey's state-run news agency says prosecutors are seeking 35-year prison terms for two…

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Greek police start to move migrants from Macedonia border

Athens (AFP) – Greek police launched an operation early Wednesday to remove a thousand migrants gathered at the border with Macedonia, after Skopje introduced a system of filtering those who…

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The Latest: Greek riot police remove protesters at border

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Latest in the influx of people into Europe. All times local: 11:55 a.m. Greek riot police have removed hundreds of protesting migrants from a border…

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