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Yesterday the Heads of State and Government of the European Union gathered in Brussels for the October ordinary meeting of the European Council. Although they were expected to talk about migration, the euro area and the UK referendum, the urgency of the refugee crisis has pushed governments to “revert to these issues at next meeting”.… » read more

Posted by Paolo Vacca

Next Wednesday, the German Chancellor and the French President will jointly address the European Parliament in Strasbourg. This will be the first time that the leaders of the two greatest political powers of the Union address the representatives of the European citizens together since François Mitterrand and Helmut Kohl in 1989 in the aftermath of… » read more

Posted by Paolo Vacca

Press release issued by the Union of European Federalists following the death of over 700 migrants trying to reach Italy by sea on 19 April 2015   700 killed by an intergovernmental and divided Europe The Union of European Federalists is deeply saddened by the loss of over 700 human lives in the Mediterranean this… » read more

Posted by Paolo Vacca

There we go again with questions, this time on the future of the Eurozone. Yet again. After 7 years of financial and economic strain, are we still wondering what a monetary union really is and what it needs to succeed in the long-run? At the informal meeting of the European Council yesterday evening in Brussels,… » read more

Posted by Paolo Vacca