Wednesday

4th May 2016

Ticker

Merkel and Rajoy walk on the Camino

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Sunday walked a six-kilometre stretch of the pilgrimage trail to Santiago de Compostela in preparation of next weekend's EU summit, where important top-posts in the EU will be divided. They visit the Santiago de Compostela's cathedral on Monday.

News in Brief

  1. German Pegida leader convicted of inciting hatred
  2. ECB expected to stop printing €500 notes
  3. Spain dissolves parliament for 26 June election
  4. Germany to legalise cannabis for medicinal use
  5. Hungary to hold migrant quota referendum by October
  6. France rejects TTIP in its current form, says Hollande
  7. New commander takes charge of US forces in Europe
  8. Spain issues arrest warrants for Russian officials

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