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Macron proposes migrant centers in Europe to assess cases

Macron proposes migrant centers in Europe to assess cases

French President Emmanuel Macron, right, shakes hands with Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez after a joint press conference at the Elysee Palace, Saturday, June 23, 2018 in Paris. (Thibault Camus, Pool/Associated Press) by Associated Press June 23 at 1:36 PM PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron announced a proposal Saturday that would create closed migrant […]

Italy migrant row: 'Inhumane' Malta refuses rescue ship

Italy migrant row: 'Inhumane' Malta refuses rescue ship

Image copyright EPA Image caption The two ships work for the German NGO Mission Lifeline Italy has attacked Malta for refusing to take in a ship of migrants. Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli shared a photo of an email by the Maltese Armed Forces saying the vessel “has not manifested any distress”. Mr Toninelli called the […]

Europe's Dark Past Makes a Comeback

Europe's Dark Past Makes a Comeback

After shooting and wounding six Africans in the picturesque hilltop town of Macerata, Luca Traini draped himself in the Italian flag, gave a stiff-arm salute and waited for police. “Italy for the Italians!” he exclaimed. The incident involving the 28-year-old gunman with a neo-Nazi tattoo on his forehead dominated the final month of Italy’s election […]

PKK uses Europe as logistics base: Europol report

PKK uses Europe as logistics base: Europol report

BRUSSELS The outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) is believed to be using European countries as bases for logistics and procurement of weapons and recruitment, the EU’s law enforcement agency Europol stated on June 20. The “Ethno-Nationalist and Separatist Terrorism” section of the Europol’s 2018 report on terrorism also affirmed that there is a process of […]

Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe

Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe

Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe  africanews Exclusive: Stop exploiting Africa, share resources, Pope tells Europe  Reuters ‘There are injustices there!’ Pope Francis condemns European exploitation of Africa  Express.co.uk Full coverage Source link

'A looming crisis': Brexit poses 'significant risk' to personal finances of 36 million people in Europe

'A looming crisis': Brexit poses 'significant risk' to personal finances of 36 million people in Europe

Canary Wharf and the city are seen at sunset in London, December 14, 2016. Reuters / Eddie Keogh LONDON — Britain faces a “looming crisis” after Brexit over the potential failure of major financial contracts which operate across the EU, posing a “significant risk to financial stability and the personal finances of millions of people.” […]

What Trump Gets Right About Europe

What Trump Gets Right About Europe

Mr. Trump is not the first president to complain about the unfair burden sharing within NATO. He‘s merely the first president not just to talk tough, but to get tough. Indeed, while his actions are shocking, the Europeans cannot say they are surprised. The warnings from the Obama administration that America’s indulgence might eventually cease […]

European stocks slump as Merkel comes under pressure in Germany

European stocks slump as Merkel comes under pressure in Germany

European stock markets headed mostly lower on Monday, as Angela Merkel’s tenure as German Chancellor came under threat and the trade conflict between the U.S. and China escalated. What are markets doing? The Stoxx Europe 600 index SXXP, -0.97% […]

The Force Behind Europe's Populist Tide: Frustrated Young Adults

The Force Behind Europe's Populist Tide: Frustrated Young Adults

A youth revolt is upending Italian politics, and it could be a harbinger of things to come. Western Europe’s largest antiestablishment government came to power earlier this month, driven largely by young Italian voters. Struggling with a persistent lack of job prospects over the past decade, they voted in droves for two parties in the […]

Ford Is Still Cruising Along in Europe

Ford Is Still Cruising Along in Europe

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) said that its sales in Europe rose 0.6% in May from a very good year-ago result, on strong sales of SUVs, commercial vehicles, and a big jump in sales of the outgoing version of the compact Focus. Ford has nearly overcome a weak start to 2018 in the Old World, when […]