12th Apr 2024


Libya to pick new PM at Geneva meeting

A delegation of more than 70 representatives of Libyan regional powers is heading to Geneva for five days this week to pick an interim prime minister in an EU and US-backed UN process. It is unclear if the leader chosen by the 'Libyan Political Dialogue Forum' will be accepted by warring parties, but the PM is meant to serve until elections in December, following a fragile ceasefire agreed last October.

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UK-EU deal on Gibraltar only 'weeks away'

EU and UK negotiators said that a new post-Brexit settlement for Gibraltar was just weeks away from completion following four-way talks in Brussels on Friday (12 April).


Calling time on Amazon's monopolism and exploitation

As Amazon's founder Jeff Bezos just reclaimed the title of the richest person on Earth, its workers cannot even take a bathroom break under the pressure of meeting inhumane performance targets.

Resist backlash on deforestation law, green groups tell EU

European environmental groups have urged the EU Commission to stand firm on implementing the bloc's landmark anti-deforestation legislation — despite a backlash from governments in South America, Africa and some EU ministers.

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