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Russian FM dimisses 'absurdity' of EU anger over entry bans
Russian FM dimisses 'absurdity' of EU anger over entry bans

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov dismissed the "absurdity" of EU complaints over a travel ban imposed by Moscow on 89 Europeans over the Ukraine crisis.

Russian FM dimisses 'absurdity' of EU anger over entry bans
Berlin, Paris urge Brussels to rework EU asylum plan
Berlin, Paris urge Brussels to rework EU asylum plan

Germany and France urged the EU to find a fairer way to admit and distribute asylum seekers, as their leaders met the European Commission chief in Berlin.

Berlin, Paris urge Brussels to rework EU asylum plan
Russia issues 89-name EU blacklist, bars politicians
Russia issues 89-name EU blacklist, bars politicians

Moscow has issued a blacklist of European Union politicians barred from Russia in response to EU sanctions over Crimea and Ukraine.

Russia issues 89-name EU blacklist, bars politicians
Merkel vows 'constructive' role to help keep Britain in EU
Merkel vows 'constructive' role to help keep Britain in EU

German Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed to help keep Britain in the EU by working on reforms with Prime Minister David Cameron.

Merkel vows 'constructive' role to help keep Britain in EU
Japan-EU summit to discuss stalled free trade deal
Japan-EU summit to discuss stalled free trade deal

Japan and the European Union will hold summit talks later, with a long-stalled Free Trade Agreement expected to be on the agenda.

Japan-EU summit to discuss stalled free trade deal
Cameron urges 'flexible and imaginative' EU reforms
Cameron urges 'flexible and imaginative' EU reforms

British Prime Minister David Cameron prepared Friday to lobby German Chancellor Angela Merkel for "flexible and imaginative" EU reforms.

Cameron urges 'flexible and imaginative' EU reforms
France says Britain EU referendum 'very risky'
France says Britain EU referendum 'very risky'

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said a British referendum on whether to leave the EU was "very risky", ahead of a visit by Prime Minister David Cameron to Paris.

France says Britain EU referendum 'very risky'
Referendum to ask should Britain 'remain' member of EU
Referendum to ask should Britain 'remain' member of EU

Voters will be asked "Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union?" in a referendum to be held by 2017.

Referendum to ask should Britain 'remain' member of EU
Mogherini calls for resuming Palestinian-Israeli peace process
Mogherini calls for resuming Palestinian-Israeli peace process

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini called on Israel and the Palestinians to resume peace negotiations, saying the situation on the ground was "not sustainable."

Mogherini calls for resuming Palestinian-Israeli peace process
UK referendum question will be a 'Yes' to stay in EU: reports
UK referendum question will be a 'Yes' to stay in EU: reports

British voters will be asked to vote "Yes" or "No" on remaining in the European Union in a referendum to be held by the end of 2017.

UK referendum question will be a 'Yes' to stay in EU: reports
Europe must do more to help migrants: UN chief
Europe must do more to help migrants: UN chief

Europe must do more to help migrants crossing the Mediterranean, UN chief Ban Ki-moon said ahead of a visit to Brussels.

Europe must do more to help migrants: UN chief
Most EU nationals in UK excluded from voting in referendum
Most EU nationals in UK excluded from voting in referendum

Most European Union citizens who are resident in Britain will not be able to vote in a referendum on its membership of the bloc.

Most EU nationals in UK excluded from voting in referendum
EU urges Burundi to prosecute opposition leader's killers
EU urges Burundi to prosecute opposition leader's killers

The EU urged Burundi's government to prosecute the killers of an opposition leader and prevent the violence in the central African country from worsening.

EU urges Burundi to prosecute opposition leader's killers
Merkel sets tough line at EU summit with eastern partners
Merkel sets tough line at EU summit with eastern partners

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told the EU's eastern partners not to expect too much of the bloc and warned Russia to mend its ways over Ukraineю

Merkel sets tough line at EU summit with eastern partners
Eurovision, a stage for geopolitical conflicts?
Eurovision, a stage for geopolitical conflicts?

Behind the kitsch, glitz and smoke machines of the Eurovision Song Contest -- hosted by Vienna -- hide more serious international geopolitical tensions.

Eurovision, a stage for geopolitical conflicts?
x-Soviet Georgia urges EU progress, despite Russian pressure
x-Soviet Georgia urges EU progress, despite Russian pressure

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has warned European Union leaders against letting Russian aggression in Ukraine undermine the bloc's project of building closer links with ex-Soviet nations.

x-Soviet Georgia urges EU progress, despite Russian pressure
Hungary's Orban angers EU over death penalty, migrants
Hungary's Orban angers EU over death penalty, migrants

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban angered EU lawmakers and officials by insisting that Budapest had the right to debate closing the door to migrants.

Hungary's Orban angers EU over death penalty, migrants
Hollande rejects EU migrant quotas but backs better 'distribution'
Hollande rejects EU migrant quotas but backs better 'distribution'

French President Francois Hollande said that quotas for migrants in Europe were "out of the question" but said he supported a better distribution of refugees between EU countries.

Hollande rejects EU migrant quotas but backs better 'distribution'
EU denounces Morsi death sentence
EU denounces Morsi death sentence

The European Union denounced Sunday the death sentence handed down against Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi and at least 100 others.

EU denounces Morsi death sentence
Greece will not cut salaries and pensions in loan talks: PM
Greece will not cut salaries and pensions in loan talks: PM

Greece's left-wing government will not abandon its refusal to cut salaries and pensions in tough talks with its EU-IMF creditors.

Greece will not cut salaries and pensions in loan talks: PM