We continue our assessment of Team Ursula's first 100 days with a look at the bloc's new policy for new members hoping to join (North Macedonia, Albania) and also at the just launched circular economy strategy.
France is the main beneficiary of EU agricultural subsidies. After Brexit there's a large hole in the EU's budget but the French president says he'll oppose any subsidy cuts.
French President Emmanuel Macron spent the day shaking hands with farmers and tasting regional specialities
The debate is expected to be heated after months of strikes and street protests in opposition to the reform.
French president said it was obligation of 'big European powers' to make Europe stronger, more sovereign, and more united.