On both sides of the Irish border, Sinn Fein, a pro-reunification Catholic, campaigned against Brexit

European Elections: Ireland’s Turn to Vote, against Brexit Background

ELECTIONS: 12 Irish MEP’s to sit in the European Parliament Ireland elects its MEP’s to the European Parliament on Friday in a Brexit poll , as the country is worried about the economic consequences of the divorce from Brussels and London, its closest trading partner. Polling stations opened at 7 am, with results expected only on Monday. Most of the major political parties have mobilised strongly. All […]

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Schoolchildren demonstrate to challenge governments on global warming in Athens on May 17, 2019.

Climate Change is Needed, Thanks to Young People, in European Elections

As young people mobilise for a second “global climate strike” on Friday, the climate change debate has never been so hot in the European Elections For the first time, climate change has become a prominent issue for traditional political parties in European elections , particularly in response to the wave of youth mobilisation. On Friday, in the middle of a European […]

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European Elections 2019, surprise victory for pro Europeans in Netherlands

European Elections 2019: Surprise Victory of Pro-Europeans in the Netherlands

Pro-European candidates, especially Labour, emerged victorious from the first European Elections result on Thursday 23rd May, 2019, in the Netherlands, beating the polls. The Dutch pro-European parties and especially the Labor Party thwarted Thursday 23 May 2019 polls and analysts who announced a victory of the populists in the European elections and emerged victorious, according to preliminary estimates, under […]

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On Brexit, is this the end of Theresa May, as another minister resigns

Brexit: It Feels Like the End for Theresa May, Another Minister Resigns

The Minister for Parliamentary Relations, Andrea Leadsom, resigned over Brexit on Wednesday 22nd May, 2019, further weakening the position of Theresa May The exit door seemed closer on Wednesday 22nd May 2019 for British Prime Minister Theresa May, whose “last chance” plan to implement Brexit did not convince her majority or the opposition, and earned her a new resignation in her […]

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Marine Le Pen party, RN, lead the polls for the European Elections

European Elections: Three Days to go, the RN at the Head of all the Polls

After the debate on France 2, the polls give the Rassemblement National of Marine Le Pen winner of the European Elections, ahead of the LREM. Last televised debate and last meetings: to three days of the European elections Sunday 26th May, 2019, the candidates redoubled their efforts to tip the balance before a poll for which the Rassemblement […]

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A meeting of François de Rugy disturbed by "yellow vests"

European Elections: A Rally of François de Rugy Disturbed by “Yellow Vests” in the Tarn

EUROPEAN ELECTIONS: The minister, François de Rugy in Tarn to talk about ecology in front of activists of La République en marche The meeting of the Minister for Ecological Transition François de Rugy in Gaillac (Tarn), as part of the campaign for the European elections, was disrupted by a hundred yellow vests. The protesters sang songs hostile to the […]

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United Kingdom hopes to approve Brexit agreement before July

Brexit: UK Hopes to Adopt Brexit Agreement by July

The British government still hopes to prevent elected members of the United Kingdom from sitting in the newly-elected European Parliament with an agreement on Brexit The British government hoped on Tuesday to be able to pass its Brexit agreement before July. Downing Street has set a new timetable, saying it wants to agree before the first plenary session of the European […]

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Wind blows over European Election panels in Angouleme

Electoral Storm in Angouleme, Wind Blows Over Panels …

The European elections are going to be hectic. Fifteen days before the vote, it is already panic in the official billboards in Angouleme Already that the Charente areas are already struggling to install the supports for all of the 34 lists of candidates and parties for the European Elections, here is a gust of wind fell on those […]

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