Tuesday, July 23, 2019
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British FM will resign on Wednesday because of the EU exit without an agreement

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- British Finance Minister Philippe Hammond said on Sunday he would resign on Wednesday before his expected dismissal by the most likely candidate for British Prime Minister Boris...
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Maduro refuses to submit to “extortion” by the European Union

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro refused Friday to "blackmail" the European Union, which had threatened to impose new sanctions on its regime if negotiations between the government and...
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Cyprus, a new destination for migrants fleeing their homelands to Europe

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Syria has found no way to get to Cyprus except to hide in a ship on its way from Turkey to the Mediterranean island, which has become...
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France leads contacts to agree on a European candidate to head the IMF: sources

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- French finance minister Bruno Lemerre is leading talks to agree on a European candidate to succeed Christine Lagarde as head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), sources...
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European Union is preparing to impose sanctions on Venezuelan security officials

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Tuesday the bloc was preparing to impose new sanctions on Venezuelan security officials involved in human rights abuses...
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EU supported the resumption of negotiations on Venezuela

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The EU promises to continue to expand its measures on Venezuela, if the negotiations do not bring concrete results, said Federica Mogherini, the head of the EU...
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European Union calls on Moscow to take “immediate” measures to preserve the nuclear missile...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European Union on Sunday called on Russia to take "immediate" measures to ensure respect for the medium-range nuclear missile treaty, which Moscow officially approved in early July...
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European Union opens its third Gulf headquarters in Kuwait

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- European Union Foreign Minister Federica Mujerini opened an EU mission in Kuwait on Sunday, the third in the Gulf region, a move that comes amid regional tensions between...
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Iraq stresses the strength of its relationship with the European Union

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Iraqi Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmad al-Sahaf said the EU and Iraq are working together to achieve the goals set by the reconstruction conference held in Kuwait in February...
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Damascus warns Europeans of the consequences of increasing their military presence in Syria

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Damascus government issued the first official comment on reports of the intention of some European countries to send additional troops to northeastern Syria, replacing the US forces...
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European Commission: Turkey’s bid to join the EU is fading

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Turkey's hopes of joining the European Union are fading, the European Commission said on Wednesday, citing deteriorating conditions in the courts, prisons and the economy. Turkey's candidacy to join...
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European integration project “died” after Sunday’s elections – Steve Bannon

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European integration project "died" on Sunday after French President Emmanuel Macron's pro-European list was defeated in the face of the radical Nationalist Rally (RNP) party, former US...
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Winners and losers in the elections to the European Parliament

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Liga party Matteo Salvini (Matteo Salvini) became one of the main winners in the elections to the European Parliament, as she managed to come first in Italy,...
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Berlusconi elected to the European Parliament

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who heads the Forward Italy Party, won 557,000 votes in the last European Parliament election, becoming the party’s most popular candidate. Berlusconi showed...
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Forecast: pro-European parties will get 65% of seats in the European Parliament

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- According to the forecast of the European Parliament, the pro-European parties are leading in the elections to the EU legislative body, receiving 493 seats out of 751. The elections...
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European Parliament elections – the future of the European Union in the balance

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- European voters cast their ballots on Sunday in an election that is expected to shake the profile of traditional pro-EU parties and back the national trend in the...
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How will EU policy change after the elections

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- On the eve of the European elections, Matteo Bianchi, an Italian League deputy, told Sputnik about his vision of EU politics after the elections. He believes that, at...
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Juncker accused Greece of faking statistics for entry into the eurozone

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, said that Greece had entered the euro zone after faking the necessary data for this. "It is true that Greece became...
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Who will take the place of Theresa May as prime minister of Great Britain?

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May announced that she will resign on Friday, June 7. Thus, she completed her three-year term in this position. The struggle begins between candidates...
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May holds out promise of new Brexit referendum

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) - A last ditch attempt to break the Brexit deadlock.... For the fourth time, Theresa May is asking MPs to back her EU divorce deal...Putting a number of major...