When is a dance not a dance? When it’s a geopolitical move by Putin | Natalie Nougayrède

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Vladimir Putin When is a dance not a dance? When it’s a geopolitical move by Putin Natalie Nougayrède The waltz with Austria’s foreign minister was more than a PR stunt: it was a dagger in the heart of European liberal values Austrian foreign Läs mer…

Liam Fox's target for post-Brexit exports is wishful thinking | Larry Elliott

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Greece exits bailout programme after eight years, but Turkish fears remain – business live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Greece is now able to raise money in markets after €289bn bailout ends Full report: Greece emerges from eurozone bailout LIVE Updated A woman walks past shut down businesses in central Athens. Photograph: Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images Key events Show 3.21am EDT03:21 European shares edge Läs mer…

Greece emerges from eurozone bailout after years of austerity

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Greece Milestone unlikely to be celebrated by many households feeling effects of crippling debt repayments Greece’s final bailout has ended but the hardships will remain, experts believe. Photograph: Yannis Behrakis/Reuters After years of tough austerity measures, Greece emerged on Monday from its third and Läs mer…

Is public support shifting toward a second EU referendum?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit As talk of second referendum grows, here are the key questions on the issue The former education secretary Justine Greening is the most high-profile Conservative backing a new poll. Photograph: Henry Nicholls/Reuters Is public support shifting towards a second referendum? Polls have consistently Läs mer…

The Guardian view on China: unease at home and abroad | Editorial

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Brexit: Tory MPs warn of entryism threat from Leave. EU supporters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Conservatives Pro-Brexit group urges supporters to join to back Boris Johnson or Jacob Rees-Mogg in leadership contest Anna Soubry is one of the Tory MPs warning of entryism: ‘You don’t need an awful lot of people to make a huge amount of difference … Läs mer…

Rethink of Brexit vote may be necessary, ex-civil service head warns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Impact would be so grave UK would have to review decision to leave EU, says Bob Kerslake Lord Kerslake also told BBC Radio 4 that plans for a no-deal Brexit were ‘too little, too late’. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Britain may have to rethink Läs mer…

Nigel Farage hits out at MPs as he joins forces with hard Brexit group

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Controversial MEP links up with Leave Means Leave to fight Theresa May’s Brexit plan Nigel Farage ‘has had more comebacks than Frank Sinatra, just without the success’, a critic said. Photograph: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage is to lend Läs mer…

Genoa bridge collapse: angry families threaten state funeral boycott

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Genoa bridge collapse Some grieving relatives refuse to take part in ‘a farce of a funeral’ as frustration mounts Relatives of victims of a collapsed highway bridge at the Fiera di Genova, where some of the victims are laid in state. Photograph: Luca Zennaro/EPA Läs mer…

Government given two weeks to respond to Brexit legal challenge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Group representing Britons living in EU countries argues referendum was not fair vote Theresa May’s government insists the legal action is out of time and a similar challenge has been dismissed. Photograph: Matt Dunham/PA Government lawyers have been given a two-week deadline to Läs mer…

Denmark says time is running out to avoid no-deal Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Danish finance minister says he agrees with assessment that chance of no deal is 50-50 Jensen said Theresa May’s Chequers plan was a ‘realistic proposal for good negotiations’. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA Time is running out to strike a Brexit deal, according to the Läs mer…

Politicising the Genoa tragedy is just the latest Europhobic ruse | Natalie Nougayrède

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Genoa bridge collapse Politicising the Genoa tragedy is just the latest Europhobic ruse Natalie Nougayrède Europe has successfully faced down its sceptics before. It will do so again ‘Bodies were still being pulled out of the rubble when Matteo Salvini used the Genova Läs mer…

EU urged to step in after Romania protests led to violence

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Romania European commission called on to defend rule of law in wake of injuries at protests Police use pepper spray during a demonstration in Bucharest. About 100,000 people protested nationwide. Photograph: Inquam Photos/Reuters EU authorities are facing calls to defend the rule of law Läs mer…