The European Commission has said it is taking Germany, Britain, France and three other countries to the bloc's highest court for failing to comply with EU air quality standards.
Britain is backing a French plan to create a European military intervention force as a way to maintain strong defence ties with the EU after Brexit, a minister tells AFP
The European Union is scrambling to save the Iran nuclear deal after US president Donald Trump pulled out of the 2015 agreement.
The EU has been trying to convince US President Donald Trump, a fierce critic of the 2015 deal with Iran, to stick with the agreement.
According to the latest progress report on the implementation of the code of conduct, companies removed 70 per cent of illegal hate speech they were notified about.
The EU lays out a stark warning that a sudden rise in trade protectionism is the biggest threat to growth in Europe, as it confirmed its solid economic projections for 2018 and 2019.