European Union

Type: Organization
Name: European Union
Nationality: Belgium
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for European Union
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 25 mins ago - 11 reports

Merkel Urges Ukraine Truce as Russia Convoy Returns Home

German Chancellor Angela Merkel pushed for a new ceasefire in crisis talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday, as a controversial Russian convoy returned home.The visit by Merkel -- the most influential Western leader to call on Kiev ... [Published Naharnet - 1 hour ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

EU Migrants Urged To Back Scottish Independence

Campaigners for a Yes vote in the Scottish referendum have launched an appeal for EU migrants to support independence.There are 160,000 people from the EU living in Scotland who have the right to vote on the country's future.The Yes campaign argues that ... [Published Sky News - 1 hour ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Ukraine Parliament to Consider EU Association Deal in September

KIEV, August 23 (RIA Novosti) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said at a meeting with Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel he was going to submit his edition of the nation’s association agreement with the European Union in September.“In mid-September, ... [Published Russia Profile - 3 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 5 reports

Putin plays aid convoy wildcard on eve of key Ukraine talks

When German chancellor Angela Merkel visits Kiev today, she could be forgiven for imagining she hears an ominous rumbling in the distance. Her talks with Ukraine’s leaders will begin a crucial week of negotiations aimed at ending the country’s bloody ... [Published Irish Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 5 reports

EU confirms additional funding for agricultural products affected by Russia's ban

Experts of the European Union (EU) said on Friday that the EU would provide additional funding for agricultural products affected by Russia's food import ban.On the emergency support measures for peaches and nectarines announced on Aug. 11?the executive ... [Published Global Times - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 6 reports

Serbia Promises EU not to Get Rich off Russia's Food Bans

Republic Square in Serbia's capital Belgrade.BELGRADE — Serbia said on Friday it would not subsidize exports to Russia, after the European Union urged the Balkan country — a candidate for accession to the bloc — not to exploit the Kremlin's ban on Western ... [Published Moscow Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 8 reports

Barroso condemns Ukraine convoy attack

José Manuel Barroso, the president of the European Commission, spoke with Petro Poroshenko, the president of Ukraine, on 18-19 August, and condemned the shelling of a convoy of refugees in eastern Ukraine that has claimed dozens of lives.In a statement, ... [Published European Voice - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 9 reports

How to Suck at Global Warming Policy

Er : Anyone wanting to buy a powerful vacuum cleaner has only 10 days left to be certain of getting one – following new EU rules that come in next month. From 1 September, companies in the EU will be banned from making or importing vacuum cleaners ... [Published Right Thinking - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 10 reports

Europe’s Galileo satnav system one launch closer

The first two Full Operating Capability Galileo satellites have been launched on Friday, confirming Europe’s ambition to start early operations of its own satnav system this autumn.The two satellites, named Doresa and Milena by two children who had won ... [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 10 reports

Serbia Won’t Join EU Sanctions Against Russia, Vucic Says

Serbia won’t join European Unionsanctions against Russia even as the Balkan nation sticks to itsplan to continue membership talks with the world’s largesttrading bloc, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said.The Balkan nation is taking “very seriously” the ... [Published Bloomberg - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 10 reports

Vacuum cleaner market on brink of sweeping EU changes

UK consumers and the electrical appliances trade are being reminded that the new EU rules governing the wattage of vacuum cleaners come into force on 1 September – less than two weeks away.From that date, companies in the EU will no longer be able to ... [Published Get Connected Magazine - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 3 reports

EU sanctions against Russia: possible effects on aircraft sector

Against the background of recent European Union (EU) sanctions targeting Russian airline Dobrolet, this note provides a general overview of relevant issues – especially in the context of the aircraft sector. Background On 30 July 2014, the EU expanded ... [Published Lexology - Aug 22 2014]

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"We need a peaceful situation but there's no use if there's an open border with Russia over which arms are coming" she said
"We prepared a reasonably optimistic scenario of the sector's development that foresees additional financing of not one trillion, but just 636 billion roubles from 2015 through 2020" the minister was quoted as saying by the state-run RIA Novosti news agency
"That today a German chancellor can be here shows what has happened" since then, Merkel said. "We want countries to be able to freely decide their political direction. We no longer participate, as the Federal Republic of Germany, in stirring up historical misery, and that is a good development of history."
..."Our republic has almost no food provisions left," Vasyl Nikitin, deputy premier of the self-declared Luhansk People's Republic, told RIA Novosti. "We hope such food and humanitarian convoys will become common. We hope for help and wait for it."

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