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26th Jun 2017

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Bono to adress EPP summit in Dublin

U2 singer Bono has accepted an invitation from Ireland's Taoiseach Enda Kenny to speak on Friday at the EPP summit in Dublin. “Europe is an economic entity that still needs to become a social entity,” he will say. “Europe is a thought that needs to become a feeling.”

Interview

Cheap meat is a bigger problem for climate and health

A leading scholar of sustainability issues has called on the EU to introduce protectionist food policies that impose tough health and environmental standards in order to stop the imports of cheap and poor quality meat.

News in Brief

  1. Berlusconi's party sees comeback in Italian local votes
  2. Low turnout in Albanian election set to mandate EU future
  3. Merkel and Macron hold symbolic joint press conference
  4. Juncker has 'no' clear idea of kind of Brexit UK wants
  5. Belgian PM calls May's proposal on EU citizens 'vague'
  6. UK lacks support of EU countries in UN vote
  7. Spain to command anti-smuggler Mediterranean force
  8. Estonia confirms opposition to Nord Stream 2 pipeline

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  4. Macron’s investment screening idea watered down by leaders
  5. Leaders unimpressed by May’s offer to EU citizens
  6. New Irish PM praises unscripted nature of EU summits
  7. EU extends sanctions on Russia
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