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Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Tusk wants a serious response from the UK European Council President Donald Tusk has called on the UK to come up with a “serious response” on what will happen to EU citizens in Britain after Brexit. “We need guarantees,” he said in Brussels as 27 EU leaders backed the […]

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Tusk wants a serious response from the UK European Council President Donald Tusk has called on the UK to come up with a “serious response” on what will happen to EU citizens in Britain after Brexit. “We need guarantees,” he said in Brussels as 27 EU leaders backed the […]

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Tusk wants a serious response from the UK European Council President Donald Tusk has called on the UK to come up with a “serious response” on what will happen to EU citizens in Britain after Brexit. “We need guarantees,” he said in Brussels as 27 EU leaders backed the […]

Gem TV: Iranian CEO Saeed Karimian shot dead in Istanbul

Gem TV: Iranian CEO Saeed Karimian shot dead in Istanbul

Image copyright Saeed Karimian Image caption Saeed Karimian was killed in Istanbul The founder and chairman of the Persian-language Gem TV company has been killed in Istanbul. Saeed Karimian, 45, was shot dead in the Maslak neighbourhood, along with his Kuwaiti business partner. The vehicle used in the apparent assassination was later found burnt out. […]

Ueli Steck: Everest claims ‘Swiss Machine’ climber

Ueli Steck: Everest claims ‘Swiss Machine’ climber

Image copyright Schweizer Fernsehen The Swiss climber Ueli Steck has been killed on Mount Everest, Nepal’s tourist office says. Steck, who was known as the “Swiss Machine”, died in an accident while acclimatising for an attempt on the mountain without oxygen by a new route. The 40-year-old had won multiple awards and was known for […]

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Tusk wants a serious response from the UK European Council President Donald Tusk has called on the UK to come up with a “serious response” on what will happen to EU citizens in Britain after Brexit. “We need guarantees,” he said in Brussels as 27 EU leaders backed the […]

Turkey sacks 4,000 more officials in coup-bid crackdown

Turkey sacks 4,000 more officials in coup-bid crackdown

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Erdogan narrowly won a referendum on increasing his powers The Turkish government has sacked almost 4,000 more public officials in what appears to be the latest purge related to a failed coup last July. They include more than 1,000 justice ministry workers, a similar number of army staff and […]

France election: Marine Le Pen would make Dupont-Aignan PM

France election: Marine Le Pen would make Dupont-Aignan PM

Image copyright EPA Image caption Nicolas Dupont-Aignan was the candidate of a mainstream right-wing party French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has said she will make a defeated rival her prime minister, if elected. Ms Le Pen, of the far-right National Front (FN), chose Nicolas Dupont-Aignan, of the mainstream nationalist “Stand Up France” in an […]

Russian authorities detain dozens at anti-Putin rallies

Russian authorities detain dozens at anti-Putin rallies

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Officers from the Russian interior ministry detained protesters in St Petersburg Russian authorities have detained dozens of protesters at rallies demanding that President Vladimir Putin should not seek re-election next year. At least 30 people were reported to have been held in St Petersburg and more than 16 in the […]

Hungary education law: Orban ‘to meet EU demands’

Hungary education law: Orban ‘to meet EU demands’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Orban was in Brussels for a meeting of EU leaders to agree Brexit guidelines Hungarian PM Viktor Orban will comply with EU demands over an education law that could close a top university, the EU’s centre-right political group says. The bloc threatened legal action over the law that could […]

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