Eastern European leaders welcome EU proposals on food quality but want more

New EU proposals could improve the quality of consumer goods in eastern Europe, but more is needed, leaders said. Several eastern EU states have complained of “food apartheid” in the past. http://ift.tt/2kOPDCY #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia #Businessn3Novices Europe

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EU leaders gather in Estonia to discuss Europe’s digital future

After having discussed a far-reaching vision for Europe, leaders of EU member states focus on the continent’s digital future. A digital tax is expected to be a major component of the day’s discussions. http://ift.tt/2yxdDfB #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

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Fact check: How many refugees has each EU country taken in?

Two years on, has Europe shown solidarity with Greece and Italy? http://ift.tt/2xlTIE2 #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices

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The Latest: Denmark wants to make UN refugee quota flexible

ISTANBUL — The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Denmark’s minority centre-right government says it wants to make the U.N. refugee quota system “flexible” for the country. Integration Minister Inger Stoejberg says Denmark has accepted about 500 such refugees every year since 1989. Stoejberg, considered an immigration hardliner,…

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The Latest: Amnesty welcomes EU court ruling on refugees

BUDAPEST, Hungary — The Latest on the European Court of Justice ruling on relocation of migrants in the EU (all times local): 11:10 a.m. EU lawmakers are welcoming a court ruling rejecting an appeal by Hungary and Slovakia against the European Union’s flagship refugee-sharing scheme. Lead parliamentarian on the scheme Ska Keller said Wednesday that…

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Jean-Claude Juncker Believes Turkey Wants the E.U. to Halt Membership Talks

(BRUSSELS) — European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says Turkey “is taking giant steps away from Europe” and believes President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants the E.U. to halt membership talks with his country. Juncker said Tuesday that he thinks Erdogan hopes Europe will stop negotiations “to make it the European Union’s responsibility, and not Turkey’s.” Turkey…

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EU chief believes Turkey wants bloc to halt membership talks

BRUSSELS — European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says Turkey “is taking giant steps away from Europe” and believes President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants the EU to halt membership talks with his country. Juncker said Tuesday that he thinks Erdogan hopes Europe will stop negotiations “to make it the European Union’s responsibility, and not Turkey’s.” Turkey…

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