Monday

29th May 2017

Ticker

Former Moldova envoy to lead EU civilian mission to Ukraine

Kalman Mizsei, a Hungarian national who was EU special envoy to Moldova in 2007-2011 and a professor at the Budapest-based Central European University, has been appointed head of mission for the "EU advisory mission for civilian security sector reform" in Ukraine, the EU council said Thursday.

Agenda

China summit and Juncker in MEP tax hearing This WEEK

EU and China are holding their 19th summit at the end of the week, but attention will first shift to EU commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, who will have to respond to tricky questions from MEPs on a Luxembourg tax scandal.

Letter

Nordic contribution to global goals

Prime ministers of the Nordic countries took the decision on Monday to launch a new initiative focused on Nordic solutions to global societal challenges.

Opinion

Nato needs a European 2%

Europe needs to take care of its on security, but not on Trump's terms, with the 2 percent of GDP mantra flawed as a model.

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