EU leaders step up criticism of vaccine patent waiver

CGTN published this video item, entitled “EU leaders step up criticism of vaccine patent waiver” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video European Union leaders are stepping up their criticism of a plan to waive patent protections for Covid-19 vaccines. On day two of an EU summit in Portugal on Saturday EU Council President … Read more EU leaders step up criticism of vaccine patent waiver

Ursula von der Leyen left without a seat during EU meeting

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Ursula von der Leyen left without a seat during EU meeting” – below is their description. The EU Commission President is one of the most powerful women in the world but that didn’t prevent a high-level diplomatic snub that many are putting down to sexism. Ursula von der … Read more Ursula von der Leyen left without a seat during EU meeting

Sky News Breakfast: The EU rows back from vaccine export restrictions

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Sky News Breakfast: The EU rows back from vaccine export restrictions” – below is their description. On Sky News Breakfast this morning, – After weeks of deliberation, the EU has stopped short of imposing export curbs on vaccine doses, as it attempts to remedy its slow-moving rollout, – … Read more Sky News Breakfast: The EU rows back from vaccine export restrictions

EU & UK let Brexit trade deal sink in: Win-win or lose-lose? | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “EU & UK let Brexit trade deal sink in: Win-win or lose-lose? | DW News” – below is their description. The doors of the EU Council close. Britain has been estranged from the bloc since January – and now the trade deal is finalizing the divorce. EU ambassadors … Read more EU & UK let Brexit trade deal sink in: Win-win or lose-lose? | DW News

Macron Experiencing ‘Mild’ Covid-19 Symptoms

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Macron Experiencing ‘Mild’ Covid-19 Symptoms” – below is their description. Wearing a white medical mask, French President Emmanuel Macron has made a planned speech by videoconference on, hours after he tested positive for COVID-19 following a week in which he met with numerous European leaders. “I committed … Read more Macron Experiencing ‘Mild’ Covid-19 Symptoms

Von der Leyen: Conditions of UK access to single market have to be fair | Brexit

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Von der Leyen: Conditions of UK access to single market have to be fair | Brexit” – below is their description. European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen arrives at an EU Council summit in Brussels and provides an update on her meeting with Prime Minister Boris Johnson … Read more Von der Leyen: Conditions of UK access to single market have to be fair | Brexit

Europe Stands With France After Deadly Terror Attack in Nice: Von der Leyen

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Europe Stands With France After Deadly Terror Attack in Nice: Von der Leyen” – below is their description. The European Union’s top officials and the Canadian prime minister strongly condemned on Thursday the deadly knife attack in Nice and expressed support to France, a founding member of … Read more Europe Stands With France After Deadly Terror Attack in Nice: Von der Leyen

‘You can’t have your cake and eat it’: EU council president on Brexit

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “‘You can’t have your cake and eat it’: EU council president on Brexit” – below is their description. During a debate between lawmakers on Brexit negotiations, the president of the European Council Charles Michel says that while the EU is keen to maintain close links with the UK, … Read more ‘You can’t have your cake and eat it’: EU council president on Brexit

Merkel, Von der Leyen Hail Each Other’s Leadership in First Time That EU Led by Women

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Ursula Von der Leyen discussed the importance of female leadership in the EU after Germany assumed the six-month rotating presidency of the EU Council on Thursday. Merkel and Von der Leyen spoke at a joint news conference and remarked that it was unprecedented for both of their … Read more Merkel, Von der Leyen Hail Each Other’s Leadership in First Time That EU Led by Women

Union flag taken down at EU Council building in Brussels

Officials removed the British flag from the European Council on Friday, leaving the 27 flags of the EU’s remaining member states. Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus The Guardian YouTube network: The Guardian ► http://www.youtube.com/theguardian Owen Jones talks ► http://bit.ly/subsowenjones Guardian Football ► … Read more Union flag taken down at EU Council building in Brussels

‘Why does everyone want to divide us?’: EU presidents bid adieu to the UK

European institutions should question whether British citizens were given enough information about the consequences of Brexit, said David Sassoli, the president of the European Parliament. He bids farewell to the UK alongside Ursula von der Leyen, president of the commission, and Charles Michel, EU council president. Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub The … Read more ‘Why does everyone want to divide us?’: EU presidents bid adieu to the UK

Council of the European Union Weighs in on Internet Freedom

On the occasion of Human Rights Day on 10th December 2011, the Council of the European Union weighed in on the debate over internet freedom, joining calls from world leaders, at a Google hosted meeting, that co-ordinated activism on the web should go unrestricted. The High Representative of the European Union, Catherine Ashton, said in … Read more Council of the European Union Weighs in on Internet Freedom

Sweden: EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy to visit Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt

EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy is to be received by the Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt on Thursday 14th January 2010. The two will have a working lunch followed by a press conference. The agenda includes discussions on the economic situation and the future EU growth strategy (the ‘2020 strategy’), follow-up of the UN … Read more Sweden: EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy to visit Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt