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16th Oct 2018

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Puigdemont offers Rajoy meeting - anywhere but Spain

Ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont proposed on Friday a meeting with Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy "in any European Union country, except Spain, for obvious reasons." Puigdemont said in press conference in Brussels that he was the "legitimate" leader, after separatist parties won a majority of seats in Thursday's regional elections in Catalonia, and his JxCat list won the most seats in the separatist camp.

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Brexit standoff continues before EU summit

As negotiations halt ahead of the EU summit later this week, British prime minister Theresa May told her parliament the Irish border issue should not derail a Brexit deal.

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ASEM: Global Partners for Global Challenges

As anti-globalisation and protectionist sentiments threaten to come back, it is more important than ever for ASEM members to come together, think in the long term, and take coordinated actions to resist unilateralism and uphold multilateralism.

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How Juncker's 'do less' group concluded EU should not do less

EUobserver followed Karl-Heinz Lambertz, the president of the Committee of Regions over nine months - and six interviews - as he worked on one of Jean-Claude Juncker's pet projects: one of the five so-called 'future of Europe' scenarios.

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Daily reality in Western Sahara - and how EU can protect it

If my region in the Sahara were excluded, it would strongly undermine our development, with a risk of opening the door to radicalisation and undermining the stability of the whole Mediterranean region, especially with respect to security and migration.

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