Georgia promises to apply ‘immediately’ to join the EU

Georgia promises to apply ‘immediately’ to join the EU

Georgia previously planned to apply for your entry to European Union in 2024. The move comes after Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called for EU membership amid Russia’s ongoing invasion. Georgia’s ruling party said on Wednesday it would “immediately” submit an application to join the European Union. Georgia is expected to apply on Thursday. Irakli Kobakhidze, … Read more

VIDEO: Zelensky is applauded in the European Parliament, where an interpreter almost bursts into tears when translating a message

VIDEO: Zelensky is applauded in the European Parliament, where an interpreter almost bursts into tears when translating a message

Members of the European Parliament applauded Zelensky. Photo: JOHN THYS/AFP/Getty Images The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky was applauded while offering a speech before the European Parliament to ask for help in the face of Russia’s invasion of his country. The answer was a standing ovation. The Ukrainian president, who has become something of a … Read more

European Union added Vladimir Putin’s spokesman and Russian oligarchs to its sanctioned list

European Union added Vladimir Putin’s spokesman and Russian oligarchs to its sanctioned list

Since last Friday, the European Union has promoted sanctions against Russian officials. Photo: Carl Court/Getty Images Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, as well as a group of oligarchs, businessmen and journalists, were sanctioned this Monday by the European Union (EU) through a freezing of their assets as a result of the war that began last Thursday against … Read more

Europe must prepare for millions of Ukrainian refugees, says EU

Europe must prepare for millions of Ukrainian refugees, says EU

The European Union rushed to coordinate the welcome to hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasionspeaking in particular of offering them temporary protected status. “We have to see what status we can give to these people who are fleeing Ukrainian territory in extremely difficult conditions,” French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said when he … Read more

EU, US and UK to exclude some Russian banks from SWIFT

EU, US and UK to exclude some Russian banks from SWIFT

The European Union (EU), United States and their allies agreed to isolate several russian banks of the main international payment system, SWIFT. The measures were announced jointly and mark a significant escalation of sanctions against Russia. “This will ensure that these banks are disconnected from the international financial system and harm their ability to operate … Read more

The European Union attacks Russia with the toughest sanctions in its history

The European Union attacks Russia with the toughest sanctions in its history

Given the recent attacks against Ukrainethe European Union (EU) announced this Thursday a package of sanctions that seek to directly affect the growth of Russia, punish its economy, trigger inflation and erode its industry, to make those directly responsible for the invasion feel “the consequences of their actions.” After the summit with the leaders of … Read more

Europeans protest in front of Russian embassies, reject the Russia-Ukraine war

Europeans protest in front of Russian embassies, reject the Russia-Ukraine war

Thousands of people oppose war Russia vs Ukraineso that hundreds of citizens from various European countries like Spain, France, EnglandThey have taken to the streets to protest in front of russian embassiesfor demand to stop this armed conflict. Among the protesters this Thursday are Ukrainians who reside in European nations and who reject this warlike … Read more

The European Union will sanction Putin and the rest of those involved in recognition of Donbas

The European Union will sanction Putin and the rest of those involved in recognition of Donbas

The European Union (EU) is going to react with “sanctions” against those “involved” in the “illegal” decision announced on Monday by Russian President Vladimir Putin, to recognize the independence of the self-proclaimed separatist republics of Donetsk and Luhanks, in the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine. The notice was released in a joint statement by the … Read more

“The bombardment has started.” A high representative of the European Union assures that there is heavy bombing in Ukraine

“The bombardment has started.”  A high representative of the European Union assures that there is heavy bombing in Ukraine

Ukraine.- “The bombing has begun in some parts of the border” of eastern Ukraine, reported this Thursday Joseph Borrell, a high representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs, who also stated that the EU countries will not approve sanctions against Russia until “the level of intensity of the aggression requires it”. “We’ve had news … Read more

The European Union expressed its concern about the murder of journalists in Mexico

The European Union expressed its concern about the murder of journalists in Mexico

This Tuesday dozens of communicators took to the streets to protest the murder of their colleagues. Photo: Carlos López / EFE The European Union, Norway and Switzerland condemned the murder of the Mexican journalist Lourdes Maldonado and they called on the authorities to carry out investigations to clarify the recent murders of informants. Maldonado, who … Read more

European Union plans to label nuclear and gas investments as green

European Union plans to label nuclear and gas investments as green

The European Union has drawn up plans to label some natural gas and nuclear power projects as “green” investments after a year-long battle between governments over which investments are truly climate-friendly. The European Commission is expected to propose rules in January to decide whether nuclear and gas projects will be included in the EU’s “sustainable … Read more

European Union sends new warnings to Russia on Ukraine

European Union sends new warnings to Russia on Ukraine

The head of the executive committee of the European Union warned Russia that the block has prepared a battery of additional sanctions if Moscow decides to invade the neighbor Ukraine. On the eve of an EU summit on the issue, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Wednesday that beyond increasing and expanding … Read more

Conor McGregor asked Ireland to leave the European Union: “Forcing people to get vaccinated is a war crime”

Conor McGregor asked Ireland to leave the European Union: “Forcing people to get vaccinated is a war crime”

McGregor is always controversial with his comments. Photo: Steve Marcus / Getty Images Nothing is saved when giving an opinion, that’s how it always was Conor McGregor. He was against the pressure exerted by countries for their inhabitants to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and criticized the ways that the European Union uses to apply these … Read more

The new deployment of Russian troops on the border with Ukraine that worries the European Union and the United States

The new deployment of Russian troops on the border with Ukraine that worries the European Union and the United States

As the world continues to watch the migrant crisis between Belarus and Poland, another quieter escalation looms over Eastern Europe. For days, Russia has begun to move a considerable number of troops and military equipment towards the border with Ukraine, to the point that several governments, including those of the US and the European Union … Read more