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22nd Aug 2019

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Cameron wants 'less Europe, more nation states'

"The EU cannot just shrug off these [EU election] results and carry on as before. We need change that recognises that Brussels has gotten too big, too bossy, too interfering. We need more nation states, Europe only where necessary," British PM Cameron said upon arriving at a summit in Brussels.

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Investigation

US billionaires funding EU culture war

Conservative US billionaires, some with links to Trump, are paying anti-abortion lobbyists in Europe tens of millions of dollars to shape policy and law.

Open Arms may face fine in Spain 

Open Arms may face a fine of up to €901,000 for doing "search and rescue" without authorisation, but rescuing people who are shipwrecked is a legal duty, the NGO says.

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