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Mar 23 2017

Keys to the future? How to read EU's Rome declaration

BRUSSELS/ROME "Europe is our common future," European Union leaders will declare in Rome on Saturday, in a grand statement of ambition they hope can hold the bloc together following the shock loss of major power Britain.

Mar 23 2017

EU hopes Greece will drop objections to unity declaration

BRUSSELS EU officials said on Thursday they were hopeful Greece would drop its eleventh-hour objections to a declaration marking the bloc's 60th birthday, sparing it a major embarrassment as it struggles for unity despite the looming departure of Britain.

Mar 22 2017

Migrant, refugee children live in 'abysmal conditions': European watchdog

BRUSSELS Migrant children reaching Europe are exposed to sexual abuse and forced labor and lack access to education or healthcare, with some put in detention centers in a violation of their rights, the watchdog Council of Europe said on Wednesday.

Mar 20 2017

Britain's May to launch EU divorce proceedings on March 29

LONDON/BRUSSELS Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Britain's divorce proceedings with the European Union on March 29, launching two years of negotiations that will reshape the future of the country and Europe. | Video

Mar 20 2017

Britain to launch Brexit process on March 29: EU sources

BRUSSELS Prime Minister Theresa May will write to the European Union on March 29 formally announcing Britain's withdrawal from the bloc, EU sources told Reuters on Monday, saying Brussels had been told of the plan by British officials.

Mar 17 2017

Exclusive: Europe is our common future, 27 leaders to say after Brexit - draft

BRUSSELS "Europe is our common future," the European Union's 27 leaders plan to declare in Rome next week, in defiance of its worst blowback ever - Brexit.

Mar 15 2017

EU's Tusk warns 'no deal' Brexit would hit Britain hardest

BRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk dismissed suggestions that Britain would rather leave the European Union without a deal than sign an unsatisfactory one as "increasing threats".

Mar 14 2017

Syria needs "proxy peace" to replace proxy war, top EU diplomat says

BRUSSELS Syria needs a "proxy peace" supported by the international community instead of the proxy war that has raged for six years and killed some 320,000 people, top European Union diplomat Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday.

Mar 14 2017

Syria needs 'proxy peace' to replace proxy war, top EU diplomat says

BRUSSELS Syria needs a "proxy peace" supported by the international community instead of the proxy war that has raged for six years and killed some 320,000 people, top European Union diplomat Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday.

Mar 14 2017

Defense spending by European NATO allies inches up in 2016

BRUSSELS Defense spending by European NATO states inched up for the first time in seven years in 2016, the military alliance said on Monday, but still remained below the threshold the new U.S. President Donald Trump said was crucial to achieve. | Video

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