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21 hours ago
With people spending an average of seven hours online per day and social media being the main source of information globally, many voters in Europe are likely to encounter disinformation campaigns — ranging from the Russian war in Ukraine to migration to euroscepticism. That risks creating “a red carpet for Putin,” according to EU Commission vice-president Věra Jourová.
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11 hours ago
Swedish foreign minister said EU must halt imports of Russian liquid gas and crack down on its evasion of existing oil sanctions in the 14th round of EU measures.
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13 hours ago
The slow pace of a promised European Commission review of the EU trade deal with Israel is frustrating Ireland and Spain.
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Foreign Affairs Council

Informal meeting of health ministers

Informal meeting of health ministers

Informal meeting of health ministers

Informal meeting of health ministers

Informal meeting of the General Affairs Council

Agriculture and Fisheries Council

Informal meeting of the General Affairs Council

Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council

Lithuanian presidential elections

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EU elections

EU elections

EU elections

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Migration pact hailed as 'huge' EU win, amid human-rights fears

12 days ago
MEPs have given their final approval to the EU's long-delayed immigration and asylum pact, which EU Commission president von der Leyen heralded as a "huge achievement for Europe".
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5 days ago
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EU rules seen as insufficient to fix nutrient pollution

4 days ago
From rivers and lakes to lagoons and seas, numerous aquatic environments across Europe are grappling with a silent yet ubiquitous threat – an excess of nutrients that disrupt their ecological balance and imperil their very existence. And experts say current policies are not going to fix the problem.
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