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1 day ago
This week EU leaders will meet in Brussels to decide on top jobs and the strategic agenda. Before the summit, EU foreign affairs ministers will focus on Russia sanctions and Georgia, while Hungary will face its sixth hearing under the Article 7 procedure. Meanwhile, political groups in the European Parliament will decide on their membership numbers.
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Despite experiencing severe climate impacts, southern EU nations prioritised economic and health issues in the recent elections, while northern nations, with less direct impact, showed greater climate-action commitment.
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The EU has been in the midst of a polycrisis situation since 2008, facing significant challenges. Financial stability concerns should not add to this burden. It is time for fiscal responsibility.
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Five things to know about the European elections in Germany

25 days ago
As the largest member state in the 27-nation bloc, the distribution of its 96 seats is important in shaping the future of EU decision-making. Here's what to expect from the European elections in Germany.
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Disinformation often worst three days ahead of EU elections, says official

18 days ago
EU officials are raising the alarm at the increasing sophistication of disinformation campaigns — as tens of millions of European citizens head to the voting booths over the next few days.
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Italy's journalism never recovered from Berlusconi — under Meloni, it's getting worse

4 days ago
'Today it's less risky to criticise the Pope, even very harshly, than the CEO of a company,' one Italian journalist told EUobserver. Italy's freedom of the press — never recovered from the era of Silvio Berlusconi, has got worse under Georgia Meloni, with a harsh new defamation law and corporate buyouts of independent news agencies.
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