European Council approves over Rs 74K cr in financial aid for Ukraine amid...

The European Council approved 9 billion euros (over Rs 74,000 crore) of financial aid to Kyiv as the Russian-Ukraine war entered day 122. The European Commission will soon present a proposal for new exceptional macro-financial assistance to Ukraine of up to nine billion euros in 2022.
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6 days ago

EU holds Russia solely responsible for global food security crisis amid ongoing war

Leaders of the European Union (EU) summit in Brussels alleged that Russia is solely responsible for the global food security crisis. The EU leaders also blamed Russia for attempting to weaponize food in its war against Ukraine. The European Council also called on Russia to unblock the Black Sea in order to allow the export of grain and commercial shipping operations.
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1 weeks ago

European Council urges EU leaders to attend its upcoming meet to acknowledge...

European Council President Charles Michel has invited members of the European Council to participate in the upcoming meeting in Brussels on 23-24 June. Michel said that they need to take measures to bolster the security and stability of Europe. He stressed that the future of Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia lies within the EU.
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1 weeks ago

Georgia to begin work on EC recommendations to obtain EU candidate status:...

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said that they will immediately start making efforts to implement the European Commission recommendations. The European Commission recommended the European Council to designate candidate status to Georgia after it addresses preconditions. The EU heads of government will discuss the EU recommendations on June 23-24.
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1 weeks ago

Ukraine has done 'everything possible' to get EU candidate status to join...

Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Ukraine has done all possible things to access the position of a candidate for European Union membership. The President said that they are currently one step away from the completion of full integration with the EU. The European Commission has issued a favourable judgment on Ukraine's candidacy. The decision of the European Council, i.e., the leaders of the EU states, is expected next week.
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1 weeks ago

EU begins process of revising its treaties to strengthen bloc's powers amid...

EU parliament adopted a resolution with 355 votes in favour, 154 against, and 48 abstentions. It will now be up to the 27 member states’ heads or governments at the European Council to decide to set up a Convention to make the changes. The new framework would include the abolition of veto powers, bestowing more powers in health, energy, defence, and social and economic sectors.
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3 weeks ago

EU Commission Chief Leyen says 'food has become part of Kremlin's arsenal of terror'

Ursula von der Leyen accused Russia of weaponizing hunger in Ukraine. The European Commission President spoke at the European Parliament Plenary on the conclusions of the special European Council meeting. She said the Russian invasion of Ukraine has affected the lives and livelihoods of millions of people.
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3 weeks ago

Russia slams EU for 'not listening to the truth' amid reports of committing...

Russian envoy Vasily Nebenzya left the UNSC meeting over allegations of Moscow troops committing crimes in Ukraine. European Council President Charles Michel accused Moscow of committing sexual violence in the war-torn Ukraine and using food supply as a stealth missile against developing countries. Russian First Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Dmitry Polyanskiy took to Twitter to Justify his country's stand.
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3 weeks ago

Ukraine war: EU enforces fresh embargoes against 65 Russian individuals and...

The European Council implemented restrictive measures on an additional 65 people and 18 entities on Friday, June 3. This is in retaliation for Russia's unjustified military aggression against Ukraine. Colonel Azatbek Omurbekov, also known as the 'Butcher of Bucha,' is included in the list for commanding the operations of the Russian troops who slaughtered, raped, and tortured citizens in Ukraine in Bucha.
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3 weeks ago

Germany to equip Greece with armoured vehicles in exchange for delivering...

Germany will provide modern armoured vehicles to Greece so that the government in Athens delivers Soviet-era tanks to Ukraine. The development has been announced by German Chancellor Olaf Scholz at the end of a two-day European Council meeting of European Union leaders in Brussels. The German Chancellor has been avoiding sending tanks directly to Ukraine over fears that NATO could be dragged into the war between Russia and Ukraine.
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4 weeks ago