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Location of Transnistria. Source: Wikipedia Commons.

Transnistria’s Economic Woes Present Moldova With Opportunity

24 Feb 2017 in 1 , Business , World News

(EurActiv) — Moldovan media reports that the country could take advantage of Transnistria’s uncertain future and bring the disputed territory back under its control. But Chișinău insists that it would rather remain neutral. The Transnistrian…

EU's Jean-Claude Juncker. Photo Credit: Factio popularis Europaea, Wikipedia Commons.

UK To Be Hit With ‘Very Hefty’ Brexit Bill, Says Juncker

22 Feb 2017 in 1 , Business , World News

(EurActiv) — Britain will have to pay a “very hefty” bill to leave the European Union and negotiating a new relationship with the bloc will take years, European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker warned Tuesday. Prime…

Syrian and Iraqi immigrants getting off a boat from Turkey on the island of Lesbos, Greece. Photo by Ggia, Wikipedia Commons.

EU Operation Has Saved 33,296 Migrants In Mediterranean

18 Feb 2017 in 1 , Social Issues , World News

(EurActiv) — Operation Sofia, the EU’s mission to prevent illegal immigration in the Mediterranean, has captured 101 traffickers, neutralised 387 boats and rescued 33,296 migrants at sea in the year-and-a-half it has been operating. Euractiv…

Canada's Justin Trudeau. Photo by Alex Guibord, Wikipedia Commons.

EU: Trudeau Tells MEPs Trade Has To Work For People

17 Feb 2017 in 1 , Business , World News

By Daniela Vincenti (EurActiv) — The day after MEPs approved CETA, the landmark EU-Canada trade deal, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told MEPs in Strasbourg on Thursday (16 February) that trade had to work for…

Shetland (boxed) in relation to surrounding territories including Norway (to the east), the Faroe Islands (to the north west), and Orkney and Great Britain (to the south west). Source: Wikipedia Commons.

Shetland Islands Mull Post-Brexit Independence

16 Feb 2017 in 1 , World News

(EurActiv) — Of all the consequences of the Brexit vote, the fate of the Shetland Islands in the North Atlantic and their oil fields and fisheries may not top the list for negotiators in Westminster…