Grexit: “An Agreement is Concluded” (NewEurope): “Following 16 hours of continuous negotiations, the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, announced there is a “unanimous” agreement. During the press conference, following a seemingly endless heads of state summit, the only bright spot for Greece was…” Continue reading here.
“Greece Capitulates at EU Summit” (EuObserver): “A Greek exit from the eurozone has been avoided after a weekend of tough talks, but the political cost of arriving at a deal is likely to be felt for years to come. […]”
Read also: “The EU’s Darkest Day” (EuObserver – Opinion)
JHA: Romania: “PM Ponta charged in corruption probe”: “Romanian prosecutors on Monday (13 July) charged Prime Minister Victor Ponta as part of a corruption probe, piling more pressure on the embattled politician to resign. […]Ponta was charged with fraud, tax evasion and money laundering dating back to 2007-2011, before he became prime minister in 2012, the DNA said on Monday, adding that some of his assets have been frozen pending the outcome of the case. […]” (Euractiv)
EU Asylum Policy: EASO Press Release: “EASO published its Annual Report on the Situation of Asylum in the European Union 2014”. The Report is available in pdf here.