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Latest European sanctions to complicate already-fragile Iran-EU relations

The recent move by the European Union to impose sanctions against Iran over unproven allegations of terrorist activities, seems to have further complicated the relations between the Islamic Republic and Europe.

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It’s not Brexit Britain most likely to have a recession. It’s Germany

Take Europe’s three biggest economies and list them in order of the likelihood of being in recession in the second half of 2018. Chances are Brexit-bound Britain would come first followed by France after its gilets jaunes protests.

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‘Resurgent’ al Qaeda looking to target planes in Europe, UK security minister warns

Terror group al Qaeda is “resurgent” and looking to carry out attacks on passenger planes in Europe, UK Security Minister Ben Wallace has warned.

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Social Democrats Must Say Another Globalisation Is Possible

Social democratic parties across Europe are now paying the electoral price for their uncritical embrace of globalisation in the 1990s. Then, responsible politics was equated with adaptation to the demands of global markets. As Tony Blair and Gerhard Schröder put it in their much-quoted The Third Way/Die Neue Mitte pamphlet: ‘Social Democrats must accommodate the growing demands for flexibility’.

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EU WARNING: Right-wing nations will NOT follow Brexit – instead it’s much SCARIER for EU

EUROPE’S growing demand for more authority now far outweighs the need for personal freedoms, according to European expert Nicole Gnesotto, as nationalist and far-right parties make significant electoral gains across Europe, upsetting the political status quo.

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EUR 20 bn boost for artificial intelligence in Europe

The EU Commission presented a coordinated plan Friday, prepared with the EU Member States, to foster the development and use of artificial intelligence (AI) in Europe with EUR 20 billion investment.

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Number of far-right terror attacks increases as overall deaths from terrorism fall, report finds

Far-right political terrorism is on the rise in western Europe and north America, a report on global terror has cautioned.

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Trump slams French calls for European army, snubs Paris Peace Forum

The US President Donald Trump has arrived in France to mark the centennial of the end of World War I, kicking off his visit with an attack on his host President Emmanuel Macron, over his call to boost Europe’s military.

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Europe’s largest bank reports a 28 percent rise in pre-tax profit for the third quarter

HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, said on Monday its its third-quarter reported pre-tax profit jumped 28 percent from a year ago to $5.922 billion.

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Iran threatens Europe with “partial or reduced implementation” of the nuclear deal

As the deadline is looming for the re-imposition of another round of US sanctions against the Islamic Republic, Iran is trying to push Europe toward speeding up the process of fining alternative ways for preserving the 2015 nuclear deal.

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UN refugee agency says number of trips across Mediterranean fall, but risks rise

The U.N. refugee agency says people smugglers are taking greater risks to ferry their human cargo toward Europe as Libya’s coast guard intercepts more and more boats carrying migrants, increasing the likelihood that those on board may die during the Mediterranean journeys.

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Turkey is selling a story about refugees, and the EU is buying it

Before the European Union and Turkey signed an agreement in 2016 to limit the number of Syrian refugees heading to Europe in return for aid to help those who had fled the war to Turkey, I was among a group of academics and activists who work on refugee issues in Turkey invited to Berlin to discuss the matter.

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Move over Brexit, Tories’ new battle is about free speech

The U.K. Conservative Party is embarking on a new ideological bust-up — and this time it isn’t about Europe.

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Putin Calls on Europe to Rebuild Syria so Refugees Can Return

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called on Europe to financially contribute to the reconstruction of Syria to allow millions of refugees to return home.

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Iran to continue talks with the EU, but no talks with the US – Ayatollah Khamenei

As the negotiations are still going on between Iran and the European Union over the fate of the nuclear deal, Iran’s Supreme Leader instructs the diplomats how to move forward with the talks. According to him, although the country will continue negotiations with Europe, any talks with the US would be simply fruitless.

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UN Refugee Agency Urges Broader Approach by EU Countries

The U.N. refugee agency says Europe needs to take a broader approach to the influx of refugees and not just expect a few countries to deal with the issue and its causes.

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