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19th Feb 2019

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Rome declaration to set 10-year EU perspective

Italian prime minister Paolo Gentiloni said on Thursday that the Rome Declaration to be adopted on 25 March will hail the results obtained by the European Union in the 60 years since the signing of the Rome Treaty, as well as "map out the prospects for the next 10 years". Speaking after talks with the Maltese EU presidency, Gentiloni said "We think that the project [European Union] can be relaunched."

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British MPs condemn Facebook CEO's misrule

Cambridge Analytica scandal exposed "profound failure of governance within Facebook", British MPs said, while blaming Zuckerberg for his contempt for democratic scrutiny.

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EU's chance to step up on Hungary and Poland

Viktor Orban of Hungary and Poland's Jaroslaw Kaczynski seem to share the idea that the rights of some may come at the expense of the rights of others, and public institutions should serve the majority, and not all citizens.

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