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Nuclear deal parties not ready to launch dispute mechanism against Iran, prefer more diplomacy: EU

Jul 15 2019

BRUSSELS The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal do not see Tehran's breaches as significant and do not intend for now to trigger the pact's dispute mechanism, preferring more diplomacy to ease the crisis, the EU foreign policy chief said on Monday. | Video

Nuclear deal parties not ready to trigger dispute mechanism against Iran - EU's Mogherini

Jul 15 2019

BRUSSELS The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal do not see Tehran's breaches as significant non-compliance and have not indicated any intent to trigger the accord's dispute mechanism, the European Union's foreign policy chief said on Monday. | Video

Green EU lawmakers oppose von der Leyen's bid for Commission chief

Jul 10 2019

BRUSSELS Germany's Ursula von der Leyen made her pitch to European Union lawmakers on Wednesday to become the next head of the bloc's executive, but her promises to fight climate change were not enough for Green deputies who vowed to vote against her.

'Green wave' has little impact on EU top jobs' carve-up

Jul 03 2019

STRASBOURG Despite an unprecedented surge in the recent European Parliament elections, the Greens were overlooked for the legislature's presidency and indeed for any of the bloc's other top jobs.

'Green wave' has little impact on EU top jobs' carve-up

Jul 03 2019

STRASBOURG Despite an unprecedented surge in the recent European Parliament elections, the Greens were overlooked for the legislature's presidency and indeed for any of the bloc's other top jobs.

EU Commission nominee seeks parliament support after top jobs wrangle

Jul 03 2019

STRASBOURG European Union governments' surprise nominee for president of their executive, Germany's Ursula von der Leyen, sought support in the bloc's parliament on Wednesday, hoping to secure the confirmation she will need in two weeks' time. | Video

'Green wave' has little impact on EU top jobs' carve-up

Jul 03 2019

STRASBOURG Despite an unprecedented surge in the recent European Parliament elections, the Greens were overlooked for the legislature's presidency and indeed for any of the bloc's other top jobs.

European Parliament opens, short of three barred Catalans

Jul 02 2019

STRASBOURG The European Parliament began its first session of the new term on Tuesday, short of three Catalan members who were barred from joining, as hundreds wearing the Catalan pro-independence flag protested against their exclusion outside the building. | Video

European Parliament kicks off new term with protests, more women

Jul 02 2019

STRASBOURG The European Parliament opened for a new term on Tuesday with the highest number of women ever but short of three pro-independence Catalan members who were barred from joining as hundreds protested over their exclusion outside the building. | Video

Emergency EU summit on top jobs runs into trouble again

Jun 30 2019

BRUSSELS A deal hatched among several key European leaders to award a former Dutch foreign minister the post of EU chief executive broke down at an emergency summit on Sunday after eastern European and center-right European leaders rejected the plan. | Video

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