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22nd Jan 2019

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Report: Aachen treaty to push for German UN security seat

The new Treaty of Aachen, to be signed by French president Emmanuel Macron and German chancellor Angela Merkel in the border city later this month (22 January), will see Paris agree to push for Germany to have a permanent seat on the UN security council, according to Reuters. The treaty, not yet published, was signed off by the German cabinet on Wednesday.

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What is fate of non-euro EU states after Brexit?

The UK's withdrawal from the EU will heighten fears of marginalisation among the eight member states - Bulgaria, Denmark, Croatia, Poland, Romania, Sweden, Czech Republic and Hungary - that have not adopted the euro.

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Turkish NBA basketball star, Enes Kanter, gave up joining teammates in a London match over fears of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan's reach into the EU.

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