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President of European Commission Ursula von der Leyen: next European budget must be “the European answer to the corona crisis”. Photograph: John Thys

The European Commission has published guidelines on how to ease out of lockdown restrictions as a series of European Union member states began announc(...)

President of European Commission Ursula von der Leyen holds a news conference on the European Union response to the coronavirus  crisis at the EU headquarters in Brussels. Photograph: .John Thys/Reuters

The European Commission has published guidelines on how to ease out of lockdown restrictions imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus in a bid to co-(...)

French finance minister Bruno Le Maire said there was room for compromise at forthcoming meetings of EU members. Photograph: AFP via Getty

France is pushing for a common EU fund to help Europe through the coronavirus crisis, but is proposing that it be limited to five or 10 years and focu(...)

French President Emmanuel Macron attends a video conference call with members of the European Council to debate the coordination of EU efforts to tackle the Covid-19 epidemic. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA.

European Union leaders failed to agree on a coronavirus stimulus package, giving themselves two more weeks to work out details. Highlighting how the (...)

General view of the damage in the streets following an earthquake in Zagreb, on Sunday. An magnitude 5.3 earthquake has shaken Croatia damaging buildings and cutting off electricity in a number of neighborhoods. Photograph: Antonio Bat/EPA

A 5.3 magnitude earthquake in Croatia has injured at least 17 people, caused significant damage to the capital, Zagreb, and complicated the country’s (...)

A coronavirus  warning notice  at the European Council, in Brussels, Belgium. Photograph: Stephanie Lecocq/EPA

Brexit talks scheduled this week between European Union and United Kingdom negotiators will not go ahead to to the Covid-19 pandemic, a UK government (...)

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) and Russian president Vladimir Putin (R) shake hands during their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Photograph: Michael Klimentyev/EPA/Sputnik/Kremlin pool

Russia and Turkey announced a ceasefire in the Syrian province of Idlib on Thursday as part of a deal that solidifies recent gains by the regime of Ba(...)

Refugees and migrants land ashore the Greek island of Lesbos on Monday. Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP via Getty Images

European leaders are heading to the Greek-Turkish frontier on Tuesday in a show of solidarity with Athens as it struggles to manage thousands of migra(...)

Netherlands prime minister Mark Rutte leaves after the special European Council summit in Brussels last week. Photograph: Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty

It was a political masterclass to watch Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte switch roles at last week’s EU budget talks, from the ever-reliable neighbour (...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA

EU leaders on Friday night failed to break a deadlock on the EU’s 2021-2027 budget, adjourning a special summit in Brussels that reflected deep divisi(...)

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