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On Cyprus, authorities issued a "yellow warning" for a second straight day on Monday over extreme temperatures. Photo: Iakovos Hatzistavrou / AFP
On Cyprus, authorities issued a "yellow […]

Virus-confined Med states wilt in record heat wave

Across the Mediterranean and its alluring beaches, a heatwave has hit countries just as they cautiously ease COVID-19 lockdowns, stoking hopes the new season will help fight the virus
EU External Representative Federica Mogherini (r) and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas are shaking hands at a press conference on 22 January in the European Council building in Brussels (Belgium). Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called on the EU states to recognize a Palestinian state. (to dpa: "Abbas EU for the recognition of a Palestinian state on" of 22.01.2018) Photo: XinHua / dpa
EU External Representative Federica Mogh […]

EU pledges 42.5m euros ahead of talks on Middle East peace efforts

The European Union has agreed to spend an extra 42.5 million euros on building a “democratic and accountable” Palestinian state, foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks alongside EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini during a press conference at the European Council in Brussels on December 11, 2017. Photo: John Thys / AFP
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanya […]

EU’s Mogherini condemns ‘all attacks on Jews everywhere’ as Netanyahu visits

EU diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini condemns "all attacks on Jews everywhere in the world" as she meets Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Brussels