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14th Apr 2024

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Up to 1 million people ready to flee Libya

Between a half million and 1 million migrants are ready to leave from the Libyan coast and head towards Europe, Frontex' executive director, Fabrice Leggeri has told Italian news agency Ansa in an interview: "In 2015 we must be prepared to face a much more difficult situation than last year."

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UK-EU deal on Gibraltar only 'weeks away'

EU and UK negotiators said that a new post-Brexit settlement for Gibraltar was just weeks away from completion following four-way talks in Brussels on Friday (12 April).

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Calling time on Amazon's monopolism and exploitation

As Amazon's founder Jeff Bezos just reclaimed the title of the richest person on Earth, its workers cannot even take a bathroom break under the pressure of meeting inhumane performance targets.

Resist backlash on deforestation law, green groups tell EU

European environmental groups have urged the EU Commission to stand firm on implementing the bloc's landmark anti-deforestation legislation — despite a backlash from governments in South America, Africa and some EU ministers.

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