European ministers plans to strengthen border controls to the jihadists

Interior ministers of France, Germany, Italy, UK, Poland and Spain plans to strengthen immigration controls for potential jihadist fighters circulating on the borders of these countries. The draft security treated in Paris on Thursday by the six major European countries is known...

Palestinian state is recognized by Sweden, Israel rejects the decision

The Swedish government announced this Thursday it will recognize by decree the Palestinian State, becoming with this in the third member of the European Union, joining Malta and Cyprus, that officially recognized Palestine. The Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom said that the...

EU duplicates economic aid to combat Ebola in Africa

The European Union (EU) will take their aid pledges to combat Ebola epidemic in West Africa at 1,000 million euros, announced this Friday the president of the Council, Herman Van Rompuy, during a summit of heads of government in Brussels. Because of the speed with which the virus...

Poroshenko announces interim agreement with Russia for the supply of gas

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that his country will not get chilled this winter thanks to an interim agreement with the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, for the resumption of Russian gas supplies. Poroshenko said that the agreement covers “onl...

Kerry will participate in international conference on the reconstruction of Gaza

The Department of State announced yesterday that John Kerry, Secretary of State, will travel to Cairo this week to participate in the international conference on rebuilding Gaza. Jen Psaki, State Department spokeswoman, said that Kerry will attend the international donor...

European Union: Sanctions against Russia remain in effect

The European Union (EU), which proceeded on Tuesday to remain in force the sanctions imposed on Russia after an evaluation of the peace process in Ukraine. Member countries noted “encouraging developments” in the peace agreement reached earlier this month between Kiev...

African countries affected by Ebola will receive financial support from the EU

In order to help the West African countries affected by the outbreak of the Ebola virus, the European Union (EU) will allocate 140 million euros, the European Commission (EC) said this Friday in a statement. The governments of Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria will be the...

Discomfort in the EU by negotiations of Russia with South American countries

Discomfort has been generated in the European Union (EU) by the speed with which several South American governments have offered themselves as trade partners of Russia, following the closure of the country to food imports from Europe and the United States. The European Commission...
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