Middle East deadlock: ‘Palestinians are against unilateral annexation’

“It’s so paternalistic. It’s so #colonial, it’s so racist that the #Israelis and the #Americans want to decide the future. Now, there has to be some reference point. You cannot write the Trump plan in Tel Aviv and have it read in Washington and say ‘Why don’t you accept it’. Let’s accept something that we … Read more Middle East deadlock: ‘Palestinians are against unilateral annexation’

Germany assumes EU presidency as Merkel pushes for massive bloc-wide recovery plan

Germany takes over the European Union’s six-month presidency Wednesday, with outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel staking her legacy on a massive economic recovery plan to help the bloc cope with the coronavirus fallout. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to … Read more Germany assumes EU presidency as Merkel pushes for massive bloc-wide recovery plan

EU reopens its borders to 15 countries

The European Union has reopened its borders to visitors from 15 countries but excluded the United States, where deaths caused by COVID-19 are spiking once again. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #AlJazeeraEnglish #Europe #EU #Coronavirus

Fact-checking? What’s that? RT banned in Latvia over ‘link’ to EU-blacklisted news chief

RT Television viewers in Latvia will no longer be able to watch our programs. We’ve been pulled off air, along with six other RT ‘multi-lingual channels’ by the country’s Media Council. It says the network’s controlled by a broadcaster currently under EU sanctions. But the devil’s in the detail because the person in question – … Read more Fact-checking? What’s that? RT banned in Latvia over ‘link’ to EU-blacklisted news chief

Will West Bank annexation trigger turmoil? | Inside Story

The West Bank and East Jerusalem are at the heart of any future Palestinian state. But, occupied by Israeli forces since 1967 and now threatened by annexation, Palestinian dreams of their own homeland look increasingly impossible. Israel’s Prime Minister wants to declare sovereignty over illegal settlements, both in the west bank and the Jordan valley. … Read more Will West Bank annexation trigger turmoil? | Inside Story

Europe set for hit from summer without US tourists

European countries are preparing for a summer without US tourists, and their tourist dollars, after the country failed to make an EU list of 14 external countries that will be allowed to visit the bloc from today. France welcomed 5 million US tourists in 2019, while in Italy tourism accounts for 13 percent of GDP. … Read more Europe set for hit from summer without US tourists

Susanna Questions Ryanair Boss Michael O’Leary over Pictures of Packed Planes | Good Morning Britain

The UK is currently negotiating temporary “air bridges” with several EU member states, so that coronavirus does not totally block summer holidays. In anticipation of the lifting of restrictions, Ryanair will officially re-start flying in and out of the UK from Wednesday with 1,000 daily flights. That said Brits should avoid travelling abroad this year … Read more Susanna Questions Ryanair Boss Michael O’Leary over Pictures of Packed Planes | Good Morning Britain

Dan Brown’s wife files a saucy page-turner with lawyers

In the Papers: Germany takes over the rotating EU presidency, reactions to China’s controversial national security law in Hong Kong, and life imitates art for renowned author Dan Brown. Meanwhile in Britain, a pub gets a makeover to honour the Black Lives Matter movement. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: … Read more Dan Brown’s wife files a saucy page-turner with lawyers

EU, UK condemn China’s HK security law

The international community condemned the Chinese parliament’s passage of national security legislation for Hong Kong on Tuesday, which sets the stage for the most radical changes to the former British colony’s way of life since it returned to Chinese rule 23 years ago. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news … Read more EU, UK condemn China’s HK security law

European Union to Reopen Borders to 14 Countries, U.S. Misses Out for Now

European Union governments are poised to extend a travel ban for U.S. residents for at least two weeks, according to a draft of a decision due to be formally adopted on Tuesday. The wording of the decision, seen by Bloomberg, signals that the ban disrupting both business and leisure travel across the Atlantic won’t be … Read more European Union to Reopen Borders to 14 Countries, U.S. Misses Out for Now

EU sets ‘safe’ travel list that excludes the U.S.

The EU has excluded the U.S. from its initial ‘safe list’ of countries from which the bloc will allow non-essential travel Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on … Read more EU sets ‘safe’ travel list that excludes the U.S.

LIVE: EU conference on supporting the future of Syria

EU conference on supporting the future of Syria. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reuters/?hl=en

Europe after Covid 19: How €750 billion could reboot the EU

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel might well hold the future of Europe in their hands. Or maybe more accurately in their cheque books. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like … Read more Europe after Covid 19: How €750 billion could reboot the EU