Foreign Policy

Greece in Negotiations to Extend TurkStream To Europe, Through “Europe Stream”

The TurkStream gas pipeline will transport natural gas from Russia into Turkey by the end of 2019, through its first…

Facing Down Conservative Rivals, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras Wins Vote of Confidence in Parliament

Greece concluded a dramatic no-confidence vote on Wednesday evening after two days of debate, acting as something of a referendum…

Spain Pledges to Preserve The Rights of Increasingly Nervous Brits in a “No-Deal” Brexit Scenario

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has yet to pull off a Brexit that both the EU and Parliament can accept,…

France Launches Tech Tax On January 1st, Urging The EU To Agree On A Common Digital Services Tax

An EU-wide tech tax is still stalled, and tired of waiting it out, France has decided to tax big tech…

Portuguese Government Launches Climate Plan With Ambitious Carbon-Neutral Target

Recently, the Portuguese government unveiled their Roadmap to Carbon Neutrality, a national energy and climate plan, to be submitted to…

French ISPs Come Out on Top for Their Compliance with Net-Neutrality Regulation

At the Internet Governance Forum in Paris last month, data gleaned from a new app called Wehe, revealed that France…

Italy’s Budget Talks with the EU Overshadowed by the Recent Turmoil in France

The EU Commission and Italy continue to butt heads over Italy’s budget proposal, but economic uncertainty, along with recent events…

New Export Agreement With China a Boon For Spanish Pork Producers

China’s President Xi Jinping traveled to Spain on November 27th for a two-day trip, which marked the first time in…

Greece & Cyprus Build New EU Intelligence School, While Other Southern EU Countries Collaborate on Drones, Missile Systems, and Underwater Defence

Greece and Cyprus are leading a new project to build a joint EU intelligence school (JEUS). The school will be…

EU Aims for Net-Zero Emissions in Ambitious New Plan on Climate Change

EU Climate and Energy Commissioner, Miguel Arias Cañete of Spain,  announced last week the EU’s ambitious new plan for combating…
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