Wednesday

24th May 2017

Ticker

Renzi seeks party's support

Matteo Renzi resigned on Sunday as leader of the Italian Democratic Party, but only to seek a stronger mandate within the party. Renzi stepped down as prime minister in January after losing a referendum on constitutional reform. He wants to run for the top job in general elections expected in spring 2018.

Children among dead in UK bomb attack

Children are among the victims after a suspected suicide bomber detonated at the Manchester Arena on Monday, the latest in a string of terror attacks to hit Europe.

Investigation

Fight club: Russian spies seek EU recruits

Russian intelligence services are using martial arts clubs to recruit potential troublemakers in Germany and other EU countries, security experts have warned.

Letter

An open letter to ministers on the audiovisual directive

The ongoing revision of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive is a key opportunity to reduce exposure of Europe's children to advertisements of health-harmful products – an opportunity that should not be missed.

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