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Juncker: IMF ‘s Demand for Contingency Measures Is ‘Unreasonable and Unconstitutional’

The specific contingency measures demanded from Greece by its creditors are unreasonable and unconstitutional, European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday, according to...

European Commission Chief: Greece Doesn’t Need Additional Fiscal Measures

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that Greece does not need any additional measures, but rather time and to take ownership of the measures...

Greek PM Tsipras Calls on EU Refugees Crisis Coordinator to Ask Turkey to Honor...

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is to ask the EU Coordinator for the refugee crisis in Greece, Maarten Verwey, to intervene so that Turkey honors...

EU Appoints Coordinator to Help Organize Asylum Services in Greece

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker appointed on Friday Dutch economist Maarten Verwey to act as the EU Coordinator of the refugee crisis in Greece,...

EU Leaders Agree on Migrant Deal With Turkey

The European Union and Turkey have formally reached an accord to curb the unprecedented influx of migrants into Europe. Speaking to reporters after talks in...

The Refugee Issue Is a Matter of Values, Says Turkish PM Davutoglu

"For Turkey, the refugee issue is not a matter of negotiation, but an issue of values, both human and European values," Turkish Prime Minister...

EU Leaders Agree on Joint Stance Ahead of Friday Talks With Turkish PM Davutoglu

The European Union member states agreed late on Thursday in Brussels on a draft agreement on migration to be discussed with Turkey on Friday....

Turkey Won’t Be Ready for EU Membership Even After Ten Years, Says European Commission...

On the eve of a critical summit between EU and Turkey, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said he cannot see Turkey becoming a member...

NATO’s Stoltenberg Presents Operation Plan for the Aegean

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg presented the three parts of the organization’s operation in the Aegean on Thursday, during a press conference in Brussels ahead...

ND’s Mitsotakis to Juncker: ‘The Solution to the Refugee Problem Lies in Turkey’

The final solution to the refugee and migrant crisis facing Europe lies in Turkey and cooperation between the EU and the neighboring country is...

PM Tsipras Struggles to Keep Greece’s Borders Open

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is to start on Thursday a series of bilateral meetings with European Union state leaders on the refugee crisis...

Commission President: Closing EU Borders Is Not Acceptable

"It would be neither legally nor politically acceptable to work with third countries in order to close the border in one of our member...