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Erdogan: Turkey Might Hold Referendum on EU Membership

Turkey’s president said Saturday the country might pursue a Brexit-like referendum on whether to pursue European Union membership and also lashed out at a critical protest in Switzerland. President Recep…

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EU Official: We Can Make Members Accept Refugees

The European Union’s commissioner for migration says there are ways to make all EU members states comply with the program of relocation of migrants among them. Dimitris Avramopoulos made the…

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A Head Start on Discrimination

While this week’s ruling of the European Union’s Court of Justice (ECJ) to allow the banning under certain circumstances of Islamic headscarves (the hijab) won’t resolve the highly charged debate…

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Top EU Officials Stress Commitment to Free and Open Trade

Top European Union officials are underlining the bloc’s commitment to an open multilateral trading system amid rising protectionist sentiment worldwide. EU President Donald Tusk said Wednesday leaders of the 28…

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Hypercars Mingle With Station Wagons at Geneva Auto Show

Europe’s automakers face huge questions: the impact of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, President Donald Trump’s proposed border tax on imports, the uncertain prospects for electric vehicles. Meanwhile,…

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EU to Weigh High-Level Talks With Israel

European Union foreign ministers are to discuss whether to hold high-level talks with Israel soon amid concern over its construction plans in Yehudah and Shomron and commitment to a two-state…

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EU Delegation Barred From Entering Gaza

Israeli authorities shut the door on five members of the European Parliament on Wednesday, refusing them entry into the Gaza Strip, according to media reports. The Europeans were indignant. “The…

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