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Russia's Nord Stream 2 pipeline takes EU to court over new gas rules

Jul 26 2019

BRUSSELS/MOSCOW A Russian-led project to lay a new gas pipeline to Europe is taking the European Union to court to challenge new rules it says endanger its business model, opening a new front in a fight that has divided EU nations.

Exclusive: Russia wants short-term gas deal with Ukraine before bypass routes complete

Jul 26 2019

MOSCOW/BRUSSELS Russia wants to strike a short-term deal with Kiev on gas transit to Europe when the current 10-year agreement expires in order to buy time to complete pipelines that will bypass Ukraine, four sources familiar with Russian thinking said.

EXCLUSIVE-Russia wants short-term gas deal with Ukraine before bypass routes complete

Jul 26 2019

* Kiev, allies want Ukraine to remain gas transit route for Europe

Exclusive: Echo chambers - Fake news fact-checks hobbled by low reach, study shows

Jul 11 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union has called on Facebook and other platforms to invest more in fact-checking, but a new study shows those efforts may rarely reach the communities worst affected by fake news.

Exclusive: Echo chambers - Fake news fact-checks hobbled by low reach, study shows

Jul 11 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union has called on Facebook and other platforms to invest more in fact-checking, but a new study shows those efforts may rarely reach the communities worst affected by fake news.

Aggressive U.S. energy policy tests ties with European allies

Jul 10 2019

WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS For the administration of President Donald Trump, a policy of "energy dominance" means reducing dependence on imported oil and promoting exports to boost the national economy and Washington's political influence overseas.

EU's Tusk urges European Parliament to confirm von der Leyen

Jul 04 2019

BRUSSELS The outgoing chairman of European Union national leaders on Thursday urged the European Parliament to approve Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the next head of the bloc's executive after some in the assembly criticized her nomination.

EU's Tusk asks European Parliament to approve von der Leyen

Jul 04 2019

BRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday asked the European Parliament to approve Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the next head of the European Commission.

EU's Tusk asks European Parliament to approve von der Leyen

Jul 04 2019

BRUSSELS European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday asked the European Parliament to approve Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the next head of the European Commission.

UPDATE 1-EU's Tusk asks European Parliament to approve von der Leyen

Jul 04 2019

BRUSSELS, July 4 European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday asked the European Parliament to approve Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the next head of the European Commission.

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