Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

Ticker

Ireland opts in to second EU asylum relocation scheme

Ireland has agreed to join an EU mechanism that will try to relocate 140,000 asylum seekers by 2017, the EU Commission announced on Tuesday. Unlike most EU states, Ireland is not bound to participate, but chose to opt in. Dublin is already participating in another relocation scheme launched last year.

Analysis

Lukashenka: End of an era?

The political spring in Belarus ended just as the actual season began, but greater changes loom after 23 years of dictatorship.

Poutine s’immisce dans l'élection française

Poutine a traité la leader anti-UE Marine Le Pen, comme si elle avait déjà remporté la présidentielle. "J'ai mon propre point de vue, qui coïncide avec celui de la Russie", a-t-elle affirmé.

Putin mischt sich in französische Wahlen ein

Putin behandelt die französische Anti-EU Präsidentschaftskandidatin Le Pen, als ob sie die Wahlen bereits gewonnen habe. Le Pen: "Meine Sichtweise… ist identisch zur russischen."

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