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Gabriela Baczynska

Next EU executive won't let Poland, Hungary off hook on democracy - diplomats

18 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union's next executive will keep up forceful pressure on Poland and Hungary over rule of law deficiencies, diplomats and officials said on Thursday, countering the hopes of Warsaw's ruling nationalist, eurosceptic party.

Von der Leyen cracks EU parliament nut, national leaders will prove tougher

17 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS Ursula von der Leyen had to dangle a range of promises on migration, taxes, climate change and the rule of law to secure even a wafer-thin margin of support in the European Parliament to become the EU's first female chief executive.

Factbox: EU prepares possible Brexit olive branch for new UK PM

16 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a stalled divorce deal the bloc says it will not reopen.

EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson

16 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS/LONDON The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a deal the bloc says it will not reopen.

Factbox: EU prepares possible Brexit olive branch for new UK PM

16 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a stalled divorce deal the bloc says it will not reopen.

REFILE-FACTBOX-EU prepares possible Brexit olive branch for new UK PM

16 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS, July 16 The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a stalled divorce deal the bloc says it will not reopen.

EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson

16 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS/LONDON The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a deal the bloc says it will not reopen.

EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson

16 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS/LONDON, July 16 The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a deal the bloc says it will not reopen.

Germany, Austria say sanctions among options for Turkey's Cyprus drilling

15 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union will decide on Monday to symbolically punish Turkey over what it calls "illegal" drilling for oil and gas off Cyprus and threaten harsher sanctions in the future unless Ankara changes tack, German and Austrian ministers said.

Explainer: Von der Leyen's rocky path to confirmation as EU Commission chief

12 Jul 2019

BRUSSELS European Union lawmakers are likely to confirm Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as president of the bloc's executive Commission in a secret ballot next Tuesday, but there is a risk she could fall short of the absolute majority she needs.

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