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German Parliament condemns Israel boycott movement as antisemitic, compares to Nazi boycott of Jews

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10:00am 5/18/2019 at 10:00am
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In a devastating blow to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel, Germany’s parliament has passed a resolution condemning BDS as antisemitic.

The resolution titled “Stand Resolutely Against the BDS Movement: Combat Antisemitism” calls for cutting state funding to organizations supporting anti-Israel boycott. The motion is first of its kind...

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France Taken to EU Court for Denying Entry to Children of ISIS Jihadists

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 12:00pm 5/11/2019 at 12:00pm
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France has been taken to the EU human rights court for refusing entry to children of Islamic State jihadists. The grandparents of two children who, along with their Islamist mother, are currently being held in detention by Syria’s Kurdish fighters have filed a lawsuit in the European Court of Human Rights...

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Open Borders to Turn Europe into Islamic Caliphate, Italy’s Salvini Warns

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 2:00pm 5/5/2019 at 2:00pm
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Europe’s open-doors immigration policy will lead to a European “Islamic caliphate,” Italian deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini has warned voters ahead of the upcoming European Union election. “For our children, to leave behind an Islamic caliphate with sharia law in our cities is not something I want to do and I’m...

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Right-Wing ‘Political Predators Preying on Migration Crisis,’ EU Socialists Complain Ahead of European Election

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 2:00pm 4/28/2019 at 2:00pm
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Right-wing parties are using the issue of immigration to mobilize voters ahead of the next month’s EU election, the European socialists complain. “Political predators preying on migration crisis,” the socialist candidate for the EU’s top job, Frans Timmermans, told French TV network EuroNews.

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Germany’s AfD Party Invites Steve Bannon to Parliament

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 5:30pm 4/21/2019 at 5:30pm
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The Alternative for Germany (AfD) party has invited Steve Bannon to speak at the country’s parliament next month, the Hamburg-based news weekly Der Spiegel disclosed. “The AfD is planning a meeting for right-wing bloggers and writers at the Bundestag,” the magazine reported. “The party has invited U.S. President Donald Trump’s former...

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Pelosi Casts Doubt on US-UK Trade Deal After Brexit

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 9:00am 4/17/2019 at 9:00am
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has spoken against a trade deal with the United Kingdom if the country fails to solve the “hard border” issue between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland with the European Union before leaving the bloc.

Brussels wants the border between Ireland, an EU member state, and Northern...

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Amid Brexit Deadlock, Brussels Urges UK to Hold EU Elections

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/28/2019 at 1:00pm

With the British parliament failing to agree on the strategy to exit the European Union, Brussels has called upon Prime Minister Theresa May to hold the European elections. Referring to the recent pro-EU demonstrations in London, the European Council President, Donald Tusk, accused the UK government of betraying the “increasing majority”...

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EU Agrees to Extend Brexit Deadline to April 12 as Tories Grow Frustrated With Theresa May

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 22, 2019 at 11:00am 3/22/2019 at 11:00am
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The United Kingdom should be taking its last steps as a member of the European Union. Instead, even after two years, the UK is dragging its feet after parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal and

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France’s EU Minister Names Cat Brexit ‘Because He Wants to Go Out,’ But ‘Stays Put’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 12:00pm 3/19/2019 at 12:00pm
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Troll level EXPERT. Nathalie Loiseau, France’s European Affairs Minister, named her cat Brexit because he appears to exhibit the same behavior that has roared through the UK parliament these past two years. From

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Brexit: Parliament Rejects Leaving EU Without Deal, Will Vote to Extend Deadline

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 8:00pm 3/13/2019 at 8:00pm
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Okay, let’s see if I can keep this straight because Brexit has become a circus.

On Tuesday, the Members of Parliament (MP) voted against British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit De...

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Parliament Rejects Theresa May’s Brexit Deal a Second Time

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 5:00pm 3/12/2019 at 5:00pm
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Parliament handed beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May another defeat as the members rejected her Brexit deal for a second time.

They shot it down 391-242, even though May sought out “last minute legal assurances on the backstop from Brussels.”

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Theresa May Heads To Strasbourg To Meet EU Leader Ahead of Tuesday’s BREXIT Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 11, 2019 at 5:00pm 3/11/2019 at 5:00pm
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Last month, Mary wrote that British Prime Minister Theresa May Will Give Parliament a Chance to Delay Brexit if They Reject Withdrawal Plan.  The withdrawal plan comes up for a vote on Tuesday, March 12, and May has traveled to Strasbourg to meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

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Poland plows through with Baltic canal project, despite green activist anger and EU demands

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 9:27am 3/7/2019 at 9:27am
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The last time we visited Poland, eco-activists were upset with its continued reliance on coal power.

The shrieks of green justice warriors will likely grow louder. Poland will continue with plans to dig a canal between its main eastern coastline and the Baltic Sea despite concerns among activists and in the European...

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Theresa May Will Give Parliament a Chance to Delay Brexit if They Reject Withdrawal Plan

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 9:00am 2/27/2019 at 9:00am
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The United Kingdom is supposed to leave the European Union next month, but even after two years of negotiations and talks, it may not happen on time.

This is why British Prime Minister Theresa May told Parliament if the members reject her Brexit deal on March 12, she will give them an ...

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EU Seeks to End Dollar ‘Monopoly’ in Oil Trade

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 15, 2019 at 7:00am 2/15/2019 at 7:00am
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The European Union wants to challenge the longstanding dominance of the U.S. dollar in oil trade, the French broadcaster EuroNews reported. Brussels has created a working group comprising of representatives from European trade and industry to “challenge the dominance of the dollar” in energy trade and promote the use of euro to price oil...

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EU Election: Study Says Right-Wing Gains Could ‘Paralyze’ the Bloc

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7:00am 2/13/2019 at 7:00am
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The anti-EU parties are poised to win one-third of the seats in the EU Parliament election in May, according to a study titled “The 2019 European Election: How anti-Europeans plan to wreck Europe and what can be done to stop it,” released by a pro-EU think-tank.

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Germany, EU ‘Aghast’ as U.S. Withdraws from Missile Treaty with Russia

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 4:00pm 2/2/2019 at 4:00pm
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The Trump administration’s decision to suspend the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty with Russian triggered sharp responses from Germany and the European Union. “Europeans aghast as end to INF treaty looms,” the German state broadcaster Deutsche Welle reported, adding that the “EU leaders are concerned that the US withdrawal from the INF treaty could...

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