Category Archives: EU News

Putin demands NATO guarantee it won’t expand eastward amid fears of Russian invasion

President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Moscow would seek Western guarantees precluding any further NATO expansion and deployment of its weapons near his country’s borders, a stern demand that comes amid fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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COVID cases break records in Europe, prompting booster shot rethink

Coronavirus infections broke records in parts of Europe on Wednesday, with the continent once again the epicentre of a pandemic that has prompted new curbs on movement and made health experts think again about booster vaccination shots.

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Italy frees man found guilty of killing Amanda Knox’s roommate

The only person convicted in the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher was freed Tuesday after serving most of his 16-year prison sentence, his lawyer said.

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COP26: Barack Obama to attend climate change summit in Glasgow

O dumbshit is back in the news. Former US President Barack Obama has confirmed he will attend the COP26 climate change summit in Glasgow.

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French Church abuse: 216,000 children were victims of clergy – inquiry

Some 216,000 children – mostly boys – have been sexually abused by clergy in the French Catholic Church since 1950, a damning new inquiry has found.

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German elections: Big setback for Merkel’s conservatives as center-left party comes out on top

Germany’s center-left Social Democrats narrowly defeated outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel‘s center-right bloc in national elections, giving them the edge in the hard fought race to determine who will succeed the leader of the European Union‘s strongest economy and most populous country.

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US to lift Covid travel ban for vaccinated passengers from UK and most of EU

What a dumb shit….yet he tries to blame the unvaccinated for spreading it.  It’s the vaccinated who are doing that, and vaccines cause variants.

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EU set to recommend reinstating restrictions on US travelers

The European Union plans to recommend that its member states reinstate restrictions on tourists from the U.S. because of rising coronavirus infection levels in the country, EU diplomats said Monday.

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Merkel Vows Sanctions Against Russia If Pipeline Used as Weapon

Chancellor Angela Merkel reinforced her vow to push for additional sanctions against Russia if the Kremlin uses the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline linking Russia to Germany as a “weapon.”

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World leaders blame Biden, express disappointment with Afghanistan

World leaders are speaking out about their disappointment with the security situation in Afghanistan, with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson going so far as to pin the blame on President Joe Biden and the United States.

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