"The compact largely ignores refugees’ labour rights. The omission risks turning refugees into cheap and unprotected labour for private enterprises and large transnational corporations."Behzad Yaghmaian
Professor of political economy, Ramapo College of New Jersey
"It should become clear to all that the continuing, systemic and vicious attacks on Polish courts and their judges are bound to produce consequences beyond Polish borders and constitute a clear and present danger to the EU legal system as a whole. This is no time for further dialogue or half measures."Laurent Pech / Patryk Wachowiec
Laurent Pech is Professor of European Law, Patryk Wachowiec is Legal Analyst
"I do believe the solution to kids' obsessions with their phones starts with a look in the mirror. The problem is you and your addiction to your phone; it's not your kid. Your kid is simply doing what he or she has seen you do."Jamie Lee Curtis
Award-winning actress, author of 12 best-selling children's books
"I don't see how Trump could achieve the kind of autocratic takeover Orbán achieved in Hungary so long as democracy remains vibrant - and the opposition continues to control government - in many powerful states in the Union (such as California and New York)."R. Daniel Kelemen
Professor of Political Science and Law, and Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Politics, Rutgers University, USA
"A rational and seemingly well-intentioned readiness towards dialogue with the Kremlin resulted in irrationally demeaning us all."Danylo Lubkivsky
Former Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine
"Every trivialisation strengthens the far right, as experience shows."Caro Keller
Anti-fascist collective NSU Watch
"“You ask me when and why I decided to leave, but, in fact, I did not have any choice.""Somali man, age 24
Mercy Corps study interviewee
"Viktor Orbán is leading Hungary away from the rule of law, from our fundamental rights, from EU solidarity, from the EU project. He is using public funds to wage a massive propaganda campaign against the European Union, against free movement and against the rule of law."Viviane Reding
Former Vice-President of the European Commision, responsible for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship
state of the union
How the key international stories unfolded today.
state of the union
In this edition of State of the Union: In the week that Donald Trump officially moved the US embassy to Jerusalem, sparking protests and violence
Deadline looms for Donald Trump to decide whether EU will be permanently exempted from metal tariffs
China may also look to markets in other countries instead of the US, trade representatives say
Brussels is facing mounting pressure from the European steel industry to protect its interests
President Trump’s trade tariffs provoke condemnation for some of the US’s main international trading partners.
Business representatives mull post-Brexit trade ties at Brussels forum, as EU prepares to publish guidelines
Euronews asked trade and politics experts why Trump thinks EU policies are “very unfair” to the US.
The IoD says the UK government must provide more clarity about what it wants from phase two of Brexit talks
Euronews takes a look at which of your favourite fruit and vegetables might be impacted by Brexit negotiations
British trade minister Liam Fox said on Friday that Britain wouldn't be blackmailed into agreeing on the cost of leaving the European Union
The soaring prices of the commodity has fostered a highly lucrative enviroment leading to the rise of cartels and unscrupulous traders.
China's exports to N.Korea on the rise as imports fall
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top EU news stories.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of today’s top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Pacific rim countries move forward with the TPP free trade pact, but the US confirms it will not return to the partnership.
Amid growing doubt and concern about the future of key trade agreements, there is a surprise ruling from the European Union’s top court.
With Mexico's future trade relations with the US up for renegotiation, Europe seeks to take advantage with an improved agreement
Weak consumer spending caused the US economy to grow at a just 0.7 percent annual rate between January and March - its weakest pace in three years.
Macron favours the euro, free trade and globalisation. Le Pen has described the run-off with Macron as a referendum on "uncontrolled globalisation".