Tag: European Union

Israel slams EU backing of international peace conference

The foreign ministers of the 28-member EU threw their support Monday behind the convening of an international peace conference at the end of the year, triggering an irritated response from Israel.   “The EU is determined, alongside other international and regional partners, to bring a concrete and substantial contribution to a global set of incentives […]

Soros sees Russia emerging as global power as EU fades

LONDON (Reuters) – Billionaire investor George Soros said on Monday he saw Russia emerging as a global power as the European Union collapses, in much the same way as the EU flourished when the Soviet Union started falling.   Soros added that he felt “more than ever” that the EU’s destiny hinged on Ukraine’s future, […]

George Soros warns that Brexit would be worse than Black Wednesday crash

George Soros is clear: A vote to leave the EU would trigger a collapse in the British pound worse than Black Wednesday.   Writing in The Guardian on Monday, the legendary macro trader said that Britain currently risks subjecting itself to one of the worst one-day currency collapses in its history if it votes to […]

An EU army is not just a stupid idea – it’s a grave threat to our own security

Of all the issues EU officials would like to conceal from the British public ahead of next week’s referendum vote, the one that arguably poses the gravest threat to our future security is their proposal to establish a European defence force. As part of their increasingly desperate efforts to prevent a Brexit vote, Eurocrats are […]

EU, Turkey coming closer to completing agreement

European Council President Donald Tusk told Bild that the EU is moving forward in its efforts to allow Turkish citizens to enter without obtaining a prior visa.   “The negotiations will certainly last until October but we’re getting ever closer,” he said, after insisting that the EU will not give in until “they have fulfilled all of […]

Britons lean toward Brexit as referendum looms:

The British pound tumbled on currency markets Monday – and Prime Minister David Cameron was forced into an improbable mid-campaign alliance with three left-of-centre parties – after a series of opinion polls suggested those in favour of pulling Britain out of the European Union had seized the lead three weeks before a crucial referendum.   […]

EU referendum TV debate: Farage rejects archbishop’s racism claims

David Cameron said he wanted people to vote for a Great Britain in the EU, not for “the little England of Nigel Farage”. I hope that when people go to vote on June 23 they think about their children and grandchildren, they think about the jobs and the opportunities they want for them, the sort […]

European Union Seeks U.N. Approval to Intercept Libya-Bound Arms

UNITED NATIONS — A year after it received the United Nations Security Council’s approval to try to stop human smuggling out of Libya, Europe is seeking the Council’s authorization to intercept illegal arms going into Libya.   Speaking to the Council on Monday, the European Union’s top foreign policy official, Federica Mogherini, urged members to […]

EU Proposes Government ID to Use Internet » Alex Jones’ Infowars: There’s a war on for your mind!

The European Union is proposing a government ID for using the Internet which will eradicate both on-line privacy and free speech. Spearheaded by former communist official Andrus Ansip, the European Commission published a draft document outlining its proposed electronic ID that would not only allow the EU to track what you say on-line, but also […]

EU referendum: Angela Merkel breaks silence to warn UK against Brexit

The German Chancellor Angela Merkel has broken her self-imposed vow of silence on the EU referendum to say she hopes the UK will vote to remain “for the benefit of all of us”. Read More: EU referendum: Angela Merkel breaks silence to warn UK against Brexit | Europe | News | The Independent