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NATO Ministers Planning Afghan Pull-out

  • April 19th, 2012
  • Posted by EUEditor

nato-mins-4-2012.jpgMinisters from the NATO powers in Brussels this week (18-19.4.12) moved ahead with plans for disengagement from Afghanistan by the end of 2014 – including the question of carry-on resources for the Afghan forces. … Read More »

EU Economy: Under Close Watch

  • April 17th, 2012
  • Posted by EUEditor

eu-money-symbol-coins.jpgCareful pulse-taking of the European economy shows modest performance – not encouraging for advocates of necessary expansion, not alarming. … Read More »

France: Hollande Holds Polls Lead

  • April 16th, 2012
  • Posted by EUEditor

hollande-francois-2.jpgLess than a week before the presidential elections in France, voter intention polls continue to predict a victory for the Socialist Party candidate, Francois Hollande (picture), over the incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy. … Read More »

Researchers Worried Over EU Backing For Heritage Projects …

  • April 16th, 2012
  • Posted by EUEditor

dubrovnik-wikitravelorg.jpg mona-lisa.jpg world-cup-trophy.jpg versailles.jpgDoing the rounds of academic research centres, a complaint is being made about withdrawal of funds for cultural heritage work, by the European Union. … Read More »

Australian Greens Leader Bob Brown Stands Down, Bound For EU …

  • April 16th, 2012
  • Posted by EUEditor

bob-brown-wikipedia.jpg franklin-wikipedia.jpgThe leader of the environmentalist third party in Australia, Senator Bob Brown, announced his resignation from parliament, 13.4.12, declaring the green movement would continue to expand. … Read More »

SOS – MGY

  • April 16th, 2012
  • Posted by EUEditor

titanic.jpgThe centenary of the sinking of the Titanic has been commemorated at sea, 15.4.12, with passengers aboard a cruise ship, Balmoral, taking part in services over the site of the wreck. … Read More »

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