5th Jun 2023


EU-Ukraine relations further deteriorate

EU ambassadors in Kiev have complained after authorities began holding closed trials inside the jail cell of former PM Tymoshenko on an array of new charges, including contract killings, embezzlement and tax fraud. "It shows they are not listening to our concerns at all," one EU diplomat said.

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Asylum and SLAPP positions in focus This WEEK

Home affairs ministers will work on trying to clinch a common position among EU governments on the migration management system regulation and the asylum procedure regulation, two key parts of the bloc's asylum reform.

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