Sophie Mep

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People leave flowers, candles and messages of support to Peter R de Vries in the centre of Amsterdam. Photograph: Koen van Weel/EPA

For the family of Dutch crime journalist Peter R de Vries, the news that he had been shot in the head on an Amsterdam street shortly after leaving a t(...)

The State is “ready” to issue around one million travel certificates to Irish people who have registered for vaccination, according to Minister of State, Ossian Smith.  Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Government is “ready” to issue certificates clearing one million Irish residents to travel in Europe, according to Minister of State, Ossian Smith(...)

Kristalina Georgieva resigned from her role as European Commission vice-president to join the World Bank as chief executive. Photograph: Dominick Reuter/AFP/Getty Images

It has been a difficult few weeks for the European Commission. Still reeling from Britain’s shock decision in June to leave the European Union, the E(...)