"It is in the interests of the British royal navy not to show off the 'beauty' of its aircraft carrier on the high seas any closer than a few hundred miles"
Russian defence ministry
"I could hear my heart beating, my heavy breathing, and nothing else"
"People are laid-back, you can talk to anyone without any problem"
"Let me tell you peace is much better than war and Colombia will flourish after this peace deal like never before."
"The new generation are more sensitive with animals and in 15-20 years many things will be different"
Takis Dog Shelter
"I would like to lead the discussion more into a situation where it is a question of conscience rather than something I push through with a majority vote."
"There is going to be a major shift in consumers wanting to own their data"
Chief Strategy Officer at Storyful
"It began to feel as if one part of our school’s population was auto-segregating, building a wall between itself and the rest of society."
Director of Belgian schools group
Here is the full transcript of the letter that British Prime Minister Theresa May sent to European Council president Donald Tusk to kick start Brexit…
UK envoy in Brussels hands over official notification letter to EU Council President Tusk
With the UK firing the starting gun for Brexit talks, one analyst is warning the negotiations will be “complex and messy.
The world needs a “strongly united Europe.
EU is 'ready and waiting' for letter.
The European Union will be ready to respond within 48 hours to Britain’s notification to formally leave the 28-nation bloc, EU Council President Donald Tusk said on…
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European Council (EC) President Donald Tusk has been re-elected for a second term, despite opposition from his home country, Poland.
Donald Tusk has been re-elected President of the European Council, the Prime Minister of Luxembourg has confirmed.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a round-up of the daily news stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
The Polish government, led by the Law and Justice Party, has escalated its efforts to block former Prime Minister Donald Tusk from a second term as European Council (EC)…
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
US Vice President Mike Pence pledged support for the EU and NATO on Monday, distancing himself from comments made by President Donald Trump.
“Current challenges to the EU are more dangerous than ever before.
The enormity of events in Aleppo overshadowed talks at an EU summit between European leaders in Brussels on Thursday.
Ukraine is ready for visa-free travel – so says the European Council’s Donald Tusk.
EU leaders on Thursday will call on Russia to stop its bombing in Syria and allow humanitarian aid to enter the besieged city in Aleppo.
This is the Brief from Brussels.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.