"To rush way ahead of the evidence being gathered by the police, in a fevered parliamentary atmosphere, serves neither justice nor our national security"
British opposition Labour leader
""You know, I really believe, you don't know until you test it. But I think I really believe I'd run in even if I didn't have a weapon.""
""We're going to continue to fully cooperate. Out of respect for the special counsel, we're not going to comment. For any specific questions about the Trump Organization, I'd refer you there.""
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
White House Press Secretary
"All Syrians are now hostages to one group or another, and it is the people who pay the highest price."
"The prospect of a political alliance with Turkey through accession has entirely vanished under Erdoğan. But that does not mean that the EU should do nothing."
Visiting Scholar, Carnegie Europe
""London has still not provided the Russian side with any details or information that could shed at least some light on what happened"."
Spokeswoman, Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
""I tried to escape, but I couldn't. I witnessed an entire family getting killed in front of me by an air strike. So, I had to go back with my family to the basement.""
""The ambitions of one person should not be more important than the destiny of our country, which is threatened by chaos.""
Prime Minister of Slovakia
Denmark has defended its decision to tighten border controls, insisiting this won’t contravene EU rules on the freedom of movement.
Reshaping the Schengen pact on passport-free travel across European borders has been under debate among EU ministers in Brussels. Some want a return
The Danish government has agreed a deal with its main ally, the Danish People’s Party, to strengthen border controls.
The agreement allows a
Germany has backed France’s bid for member states to overrule Europe’s Schenegen border treaty in special circumstances.
France has called for
Europe has Schengen in its sights. Once lauded as one of the EU’s landmark treaties, an influx of migrants from North Africa has changed all that
Europe could give individual states more power to temporarily restore border controls under new plans that were discussed on Wednesday.
In this edition of The Network, we pose the questions: ‘Is the Schengen treaty falling apart?’ and ‘What is happening to EU immigration
Freedom to move within Europe’s Schengen area is in for some modification, under French and Italian proposals.
Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi and
Italian Prime Minister and French President Nicolas Sarkozy have been speaking after their summit which covered several subjects including the flood
France is considering suspending the Schengen border-free travel agreement to block a massive rise in migrants from Tunisia and Libya.
More migrants intercepted by Italy’s coast guard on the eve of a meeting of European Union interior and justice ministers in Luxembourg have added to
Italy and France have agreed to carry out joint patrols of Tunisia’s coast to stem the growing influx of migrants into Europe fleeing turmoil in
Tens of thousands of immigrants, mainly North Africans, who have arrived in Italy over recent months are to get temporary humanitarian visas.
Cristian Preda, a Romanian member of the European People’s Party in the European Parliament, looks forward to more trust between EU partners over the
Blocked from entering the Schengen area this spring, Romania’s relationship with its European Union partners is under strain. France and Germany are
From Monday, April 5, a new code comes into effect
for short stay visas for the 22 European Union and three non-EU Schengen states. Brussels says it