Facebook to comply with future EU rules

Web Summit’s attendees gather in front of the Facebook stand during the Web Summit at Parque das Nacoes in Lisbon on November 9, 2016. (Photo by AFP) Facebook announced Wednesday it would begin rolling out changes to how it handles private data this week to comply with forthcoming EU rules, with European residents seeing the […]

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European Union foreign ministers ‘understands’ missile attack on Syria, but stresses peace efforts

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson (C-L) speaks with Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano (R) during a meeting of EU foreign ministers at the EU Council building in Luxembourg on Monday, April 16, 2018. (Photo by AP) European Union foreign ministers say the recent tripartite missiles strikes against Syria was ‘understandable,’ but that a diplomatic solution remains […]

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European Union foreign ministers fail to agree on new sanctions against Iran

Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson meets with his counterparts during European Union foreign ministers meeting in Luxembourg on April 16, 2018. (Photo by Reuters) The European Union foreign ministers have failed to agree new sanctions against Iran as London, Paris and Berlin seek to appease US President Donald Trump, who has threatened to pull out of the landmark Iran […]

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Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish Parliament will refuse to sign European Union exit bill

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks at the launch of an analysis paper on Scotland’s future relationship with Europe, at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland on January 15, 2018. (Photo by AFP) Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says Edinburgh will refuse to agree to London’s planned Brexit deal with the European Union, arguing that the […]

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May calls for security treaty with European Union by end of 2019

British Prime Minister Theresa May gives a speech during the Munich Security Conference on February 17, 2018 in Munich, Germany. (AFP photo) UK Prime Minister Theresa May has called for a new security partnership with the European Union that should be in place by next year to ensure military, intelligence and counter-terrorism cooperation after Britain […]

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