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23rd Oct 2018

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Sweden emerges as possible US-North Korean summit host

North Korea's foreign minister landed Thursday in Sweden for talks with foreign minister Margot Wallstrom, prompting speculations of a possible summit between US president Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un on Swedish soil. Visiting Washington last week and Berlin on Friday, Swedish prime minister Stefan Lofven told TT news agency that "if the main actors want Sweden to play a role then we are ready to do that."

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'Integration' - the missing factor in new EU migration fund

An estimated 80 percent of Syrian refugees in the EU are unemployed - despite this, the integration of asylum seekers and migration remains outside the European Commission's policy objectives in its latest budget proposals for regional development and cohesion policy.

Opinion

'The kids aren't alt-right'

Steve Bannon's demolition derby is behind the curve of EU politics, writes Dutch liberal MEP Sophie in 't Veld.

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