Friday

28th Apr 2017

Ticker

Germans don't trust Putin

A vast majority of Germans (70%) disapprove of Putin's actions in Ukraine, while 75% consider he "cannot be trusted", recent polls carried out by Emnid and Infratest dimap show. Two thirds of Germans back financial aid for Ukraine and 62% think US and EU pressure on Moscow makes sense.

Mob storms Macedonian parliament

A nationalist mob violently stormed parliament in Macedonia on Thursday, amid EU concern on police conduct during the attack.

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.

News in Brief

  1. Vote of no confidence prepared against Spanish PM
  2. Syria to buy Russian anti-missile system
  3. Germany seeks partial burka ban
  4. Libya has no plan to stop migration flows
  5. EU has no evidence of NGO-smuggler collusion in Libya
  6. Poland gets 'final warning' on logging in ancient forest
  7. Commission gives Italy final warning on air pollution
  8. Romania and Slovenia taken to court over environment policies

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