Friday

28th Apr 2017

Ticker

Ukrainian Parliament votes to release Tymoshenko

Ukraine's newly empowered parliament on Friday voted to release former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, who has spent more than two years in jail in what her supporters and the EU consider a politically-motivated sentence. A senior Russian lawmaker immediately criticised the move as crafted for the West.

EPP group frustrated with Orban

Orban's ruling Fidesz party is getting too much to handle for the EPP group, as they are once again forced to defend the Hungarian premier's controversial actions.

Verdacht gegen Russland bezüglich Macronhacking

Laut einer neuen Studie haben russische Spione auf dieselbe Art und Weise versucht die Passwörter von Macrons Leuten zu stehlen, wie es sie auch beim Hacking der US Wahlen taten.

EU telecom watchdog plan dead on arrival

The European Commission wants to upgrade the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications into an agency, but both the parliament and member states are against it.

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