Thursday

17th Aug 2017

Ticker

Hungary to build pro-Russia bloc in EU

Hungary PM Orban told his ambassadors Monday he plans to build an EU coalition to stop sanctions against Russia. "We will have to seek the company of those EU member states who are interested in slowing and stopping this separation process," he said, AFP reports.

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  8. German constitutional court questions ECB's €2tn spending

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