Monthly Archives: May 2015

FREE News: 29th May

Home Affairs (EuObserver) ‘French far-right calls for in/out EU referendum: France’s far-right National Front party has called for an in/out referendum on the EU at the same time as the UK holds its vote.’ […] International Trade (EurActive) ‘MEPs give … Continue reading

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Free news: May 28th 2015

UN chief says EU boat-sinking plan won’t work (Eu observer) UN head Ban Ki Moon has criticised EU plans to destroy migrant-smugglers’ boats, while urging Europe to take in more people. The South Korean diplomat told press in Brussels on … Continue reading

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FREE news: 27th May 2015

AFSJ (Migration): “Mediterranean in ‘perfect storm’ on migration” (EuObserver): “The head of the Geneva-based International Organisation for Migration has said the Mediterranean is facing “a perfect storm.” Speaking to EUobserver on Tuesday (26 May), William Lacy Swing said the EU should … Continue reading

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FREE News: The European Institutions’ Events: 26th-29th May

General events of the Council of the European Union and Calendar of Meetings (Committee Working Parties) General events of the European Parliament General events of the European Commission and DG Home General events of the Court of Justice of the … Continue reading

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FREE News: 26th May

EU transparency: Scandal involving EU Commission: ‘The Commission’s illegitimate little friend: In the coming days and weeks, New Europe will unveil one of the biggest scandals of the European Union since its establishment in January 1, 1958. It involves the … Continue reading

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FREE News: 22th May

Home Affairs (EuObserver)‘Cameron: Welfare reform to be ‘absolute requirement’ in EU deal: British prime minister David Cameron has said changes to rules on access to welfare will be an essential part of his planned reform deal with the EU.’ […] … Continue reading

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Free News: May 21th 2015

AFSJ (Migration): “MEPs angry at member states over immigration” (EurActiv): “EU lawmakers on Wednesday accused some member states of passing the buck by rejecting a Brussels plan for binding quotas for refugees making the dangerous Mediterranean crossing.” Read more here … Continue reading

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Free News: MAY 20th 2015

Hungary’s Orbán angers EU over death penalty, migrants (Euractiv) Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán angered EU lawmakers and officials Tuesday (19 May) by insisting that Budapest had the right to debate closing the door to migrants and reintroducing the death … Continue reading

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FREE News:19th May

Mediterranean crisis: ´EU countries agree boat-sinking operation´ (EUObserver): ´EU countries have agreed to launch a military operation to sink migrant smugglers’ boats. The mission, EU Navfor Med, is to have an HQ in Rome under the command of an Italian … Continue reading

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Free News: May 18th 2015

Immigration – France opposes EU migrant quotas: French prime minister Manuel Valls has attacked EU plans to impose quotas on migrant relocation, the latest in a series of setbacks for the European Commission proposal. I am against the introduction of … Continue reading

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