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John Chalmers

France and Germany propose EU overhaul after Brexit upheaval

26 Nov 2019

BRUSSELS France and Germany put aside bilateral tensions on Tuesday to call for an overhaul of the EU, which has been buffeted over the past decade by a euro zone debt crisis, an influx of migrants and refugees, rising eurosceptic populism and Brexit.

Spoof video highlights EU parliament's costly caravan to Strasbourg

26 Nov 2019

BRUSSELS As members of the European Parliament gathered in Strasbourg this week, a German politician claimed he had found a treaty loophole that could put a stop to the monthly caravan of EU lawmakers and their staff from Brussels to the French city.

How Britain could still face a cliff-edge Brexit

25 Nov 2019

BRUSSELS "Get Brexit Done", British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's election campaign catchphrase that promises a clean departure from the European Union, is much easier said than done.

EU agrees Brexit delay to Jan.31, eyes formal approval on Tuesday

28 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union agreed on Monday to delay Brexit until Jan.31, said the bloc's chairman, Donald Tusk.

EU agrees Brexit extension but sets no date as UK squabbles over election

25 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union agreed on Friday to London's request for a Brexit deadline extension but set no new departure date, giving Britain's divided parliament time to decide on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's call for a snap election. | Video

EU stimmt Brexit-Verschiebung grundsätzlich zu - Neuer Termin offen

25 Oct 2019

Brüssel/Berlin Die Europäische Union gibt Großbritannien erneut mehr Zeit für den Brexit.

EU keeps UK waiting on Brexit delay, Johnson gears for an election

23 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS EU member states on Wednesday delayed a decision on whether to grant Britain a three-month Brexit extension, while Prime Minister Boris Johnson said if the deadline is deferred to the end of January he would call an election by Christmas. | Video

Brexit-Drama steuert auf erneute Verlängerung zu - EU ringt um Aufschub

23 Oct 2019

London/Brüssel Der Plan des britischen Premierministers Boris Johnson, sein Land Ende nächster Woche aus der Europäischen Union zu führen, steht vor dem Aus.

Brexit Ende nächster Woche wohl vom Tisch - EU ringt um Aufschub

23 Oct 2019

London/Brüssel Der Plan des britischen Premierministers Boris Johnson, sein Land Ende nächster Woche aus der Europäischen Union zu führen, steht vor dem Aus.

Explainer: EU set to approve Brexit extension, but what will it look like?

23 Oct 2019

BRUSSELS Will the other members of the European Union grant Britain an extension to leave the bloc beyond its Oct. 31 deadline and if they do, what will the delay look like?

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