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NATO and European Commission condemn deadly attack on tanker near OmanForeign Secretary Dominic Raab has welcomed both NATO and the European Commission's condemnation of the deadly attack on an oil tanker off the coast of Oman.
'We will not renegotiate,' EU chief tells PM after UK demands changes to key part of Brexit dealThe president of the European Commission has told Boris Johnson that the bloc "will not renegotiate" a key component of the Brexit deal the two sides negotiated.
Raab says EU 'seeks to undermine UK's sovereignty' over Gibraltar with new negotiating proposalsDominic Raab has attacked the European Commission's proposals on how the UK and Spain should negotiate the future of Gibraltar.
EU will reach vaccine target of 70% having first jab by July, says Commission chiefThe EU will reach its vaccination targets "without sealing itself off from the world", the EU Commission president has said.
EU leader says bloc will reach vaccination targets 'without sealing itself off from the world'The EU will reach its vaccination targets "without sealing itself off from the world", the EU Commission president has said - in what has been interpreted as a snipe at the UK and US.
European Commission allocates 2.2 million euros to respond to Covid-19 surge in IndiaThe European Commission on Wednesday announced that it will allocate an initial 2.2 million euros in emergency funding to respond to the surge of Covid-19 cases in India.
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'I felt hurt and alone': European Commission president blames sexism for 'sofagate' debacleThe European Commission's first female president has blamed sexism for the "sofagate" debacle in Turkey earlier this month.
EU Commission sues AstraZeneca over vaccine contractThe European Commission has launched legal action against AstraZeneca for not respecting a contract for the supply of COVID-19 vaccines.
EU takes legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine supplyA legal case has been started by the European Commission against AstraZeneca over its "complete failure" to meet delivery and contractual agreements, Ireland's health minister has said.
West Bengal Election 2021: Phase five polling begins, 342 candidates in frayCampaigning for phase five ended on April 14, with the EC having increased the silence period from 48 to 72 hours in view of the Cooch Behar violence.
EU hits 100 million COVID vaccine doses - and announces major extension to Pfizer dealOver 100 million COVID-19 vaccinations have now been given in the EU - and a major extension to the European Commission's contract with Pfizer-BioNTech has been announced.
Italy's PM brands Turkish president a 'dictator' as diplomatic row over chairs at meeting worsensTurkey has rejected claims it snubbed European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen because she is a woman.
Ursula von der Leyen snubbed in awkward chair situation at meeting with Turkish presidentEuropean Commission president Ursula von der Leyen was speechless after being left without a chair during a meeting with Turkey's leader.
EU is 'very publicly flexing its muscles' in row with AstraZenecaJust as the European Commission was confirming its plans to tighten the rules around vaccine exports, the Belgian prime minister was talking, just down the road.
EU calls for tougher vaccine export controls to ensure more supplies for the bloc's citizensThe European Commission is calling for tougher controls on COVID-19 vaccine exports to Britain and other areas with much higher vaccination rates, EU officials have said.
EU threatens to block COVID jab exports to UK and other countries with high vaccination ratesEuropean Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has threatened to block vaccine exports to the UK and other countries with markedly higher rollouts of coronavirus jabs.
Italy and EU block Oxford vaccine shipment to AustraliaItaly and the European Commission have blocked a shipment of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine destined for Australia.
We underestimated COVID vaccine rollout, admits EU chiefThe president of the European Commission has admitted the EU underestimated the rolling out of vaccines and that "we are not where we want to be" in the fight against the coronavirus.
UK 'speedboat' can act faster than EU's 'tanker' on vaccines, admits bloc's chiefEuropean Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has admitted a country on its own - such as the UK - can act as a "speedboat" compared to the EU's "tanker" in the delivery of COVID vaccines.
EU authorises use of AstraZeneca COVID vaccine - as bloc tightens rules for exportsThe European Commission has authorised AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine after EU regulators said it can be given to adults in all age groups - the third jab cleared for use in the bloc.
Extracts from AstraZeneca contract released - and EU refuses to budgeThe European Commission's position remains the same - that AstraZeneca has breached its contract and is dodging its responsibility for proving tens of millions of vaccine doses to European countries.
EU states back spending up to $2.7 billion upfront on COVID-19 vaccinesThe European Commission received a mandate from EU governments on Friday to negotiate advance purchases of promising coronavirus vaccines, the EU's top health official said, but it is unclear whether..
British PM, top EU officials to hold talks on June 15British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the chairman of European Union leaders Charles Michel and the head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen will hold talks on June 15 to revive stalled..
EU to draw up safe countries list as borders open to travellersThe European Union should gradually reopen its borders to non-EU travellers from July and draw up a list of countries outside the bloc for which restrictions can be removed, the European Commission..
Coronavirus is not high threat to workers, EU says, causing outcryThe European Commission classified the new coronavirus as a mid-level threat to workers, drawing criticism from socialist lawmakers because the move will allow less stringent workplace safety measures..
EU eyes overhaul of pharma rules to tackle vaccine, antibiotic shortagesThe European Commission on Tuesday started a process that could lead to reforms of drug manufacturing to limit shortages of vaccines and antibiotics and make medicines more easily available.
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UK PM plans Brexit talks with EU's von der Leyen, warned to reach deal pre-autumn: FTBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to hold Brexit talks with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen in June, with UK officials warning Johnson that an agreement was needed..
EU launches new COVID-19 fundraising to address concerns over equal accessThe European Commission launched a new global fundraising campaign on Thursday to finance the development and worldwide distribution of testing, vaccines and treatments against COVID-19, seeking to..
EU keeps defence fund alive with 8 billion euro proposalThe European Commission proposed on Wednesday spending 8 billion euros ($8.81 billion) of its next budget on a new European Union defence fund, keeping alive a Franco-German plan to deepen military..
Shipping plan would reel international emissions into EU carbon marketThe European Union's carbon market could capture a large chunk of emissions from outside Europe if the bloc succeeds in including shipping in the scheme, according to the European Commission's first..
Factbox: EU recovery fund - the battle linesThe European Commission will issue on Wednesday a new proposal for a long-term European Union budget and a coronavirus recovery fund to help economies in the bloc rebound from recession.
International pandemic cooperation a 'no brainer': EU Commission chiefInternational cooperation should be a no brainer during a global pandemic, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Tuesday.
Factbox: Guidelines for Europe's hotels - distancing by the poolThe European Commission outlined on Wednesday steps aimed at reviving the struggling tourism and airline industries brought to a halt by the coronavirus.
Exclusive: Fearing shortages, EU may deploy emergency funds in COVID-19 vaccine raceThe European Commission is weighing using a $2.6 billion emergency fund to boost pharmaceutical labs' capacity, fearing that even if a COVID-19 vaccine is developed the EU may not be able to produce..
Factbox: How to travel in Europe in the era of coronavirusThe European Commission unveiled a series of measures aimed at ensuring people can start travelling safely across the continent again as governments try to revive tourism and airline industries brought..
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