EU foreign relations chief Federica Mogherini has warned that if Donald Trump moves the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem it could have “serious consequences”.
A group chaired by former Italian PM and EU commissioner Mario Monti says Brexit should be used to create EU-level levies to depend less on member states contributions, and toabolish member states rebates in the EU budget.
May to tell EU she is prepared to quit single market if she does not get her way in Brexit talks, with one option to turn the UK into a tax haven.
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For the Mediterranean country that just took the EU presidency, the migration crisis is still there and must be addressed internally and externally.
The Five Star Movement is still leading in polls after it failed to switch from a eurosceptic to a pro-EU group in the European Parliament.
Donald Trump is inaugurated as US president, world leaders meet in Davos, Theresa May lays out her plan for Brexit and the EP elects a new president.
Germany has said Trump's anti-Nato and pro-Russia remarks caused “astonishment” in Europe. France said EU must react with "unity".
The incoming US president gives his first newspaper interview since his election, telling The Times and Bild that Brexit will be a good thing for the UK.
Controlling immigration while ensuring single market for UK businesses will be difficult, a cross-party report warns.
A Russian-backed warlord could start a “civil war” in Libya, increasing refugee flows to Europe, Malta, the new EU presidency, has said.
The outgoing US ambassador to the EU, Anthony L Gardner, says Trump's transitional team had placed a call to officials at the EU institutions asking which member state would be next to leave the European Union.
The EU must take better care of its own security in the Trump era and must establish control of immigration, German chancellor Angela Merkel has said.
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A number of British ministers don’t believe that Brexit hard or soft will cause London to lose its place as Europe’s financial capital.
Marine Le Pen reportedly did not meet with anyone from the Donald Trump team following her unannounced appearance at the Trump Tower in Manhattan.
Finance minister Scicluna said that a report published by Green MEPs was "unfair" and that Malta had "nothing to hide".
Hungarian NGOs funded by philanthropist George Soros have vowed to defy prime minister Viktor Orban’s plan to “sweep them out” of the country.
The Maltese EU presidency said a "similar approach" to the Turkey deal could stop migrants coming from Libya, but the UN said the plan was a non-starter.
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Maltese PM said that EU institutions, including the Court of Justice, would continue to hold legal primacy during the post-Brexit transition period.
Trump's nominee for US secretary of state indicated he would take a tough line on Russian aggression in Europe, but was unclear on the future of sanctions.
Far-right parties are planning to launch a joint anti-EU campaign, but their attempt at a show of unity has highlighted differences within Germany's anti-system AfD.
EU citizens should be barred from taking jobs if a qualified Austrian has applied to the same position, says Austria's centre-left chancellor.
Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders for the first time exchanged maps outlining a possible reunified island, just before a multilateral conference on Thursday.
MEPs expected to back German's promotion despite his foul mouth and his cozy ties with pro-Kremlin lobbyists.
In its first ever EU presidency, the smallest member state aims to reduce the "huge disconnect" between politicians and citizens.
EU commissioners have raised fresh concerns about fake news and hacking in Europe, but warned that there are “no easy solutions”.
The EU commission proposes overhauling an e-privacy directive it says will guarantee privacy for both content and metadata derived from electronic communications.
The leader of the centre-right EPP group said socialist and liberal party bosses must back his bloc's candidate for parliament's president or risk empowering extremists.
The parties in Iceland's new centre-right coalition cannot agree on membership of the EU, but they agree to ask parliament whether to hold a referendum on the issue.
It falls to the Europeans who were born around 1989 and grew up in a peaceful Europe to build a fresh new vision for the EU that transcends the ideological, educational and national cleavages of the past.
Bosnian Serb separatists have taken a second step toward secession, with a martial parade attended also by far-right MEPs.
Italy becomes first Western country to reopen an embassy in Libya's capital Tripoli, in a bid to crack down on migrant smuggling and departures.
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