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23rd Oct 2018

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UK prime minister heads to Scandinavia

UK prime minister Theresa May is set to visit her counterparts in Denmark and Sweden on Monday to discuss, among other things, security, defence, Brexit and trade. "Denmark will lose an important ally when the United Kingdom leaves its chair at the EU," Danish prime minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said. Rasmussen himself travels to Berlin, Madrid and Lisbon later this week to discuss the union's post-Brexit future with counterparts.

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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.

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