Opinion: Greece, after its bailout, cannot miss this second chance | European | D.W.

For eight years, the European Union has shown enormous solidarity, and that great achievements are possible, together. The recovery of Greece, despite all the mistakes made and the difficulties that the Greek people had to endure, is a success for the European Union and, in particular, for the countries of the euro zone. When in … Read more

Greece defends sound cannons to deter migrants | Europe up to date | D.W.

Greek Migration Minister Notis Mitarachi defended this Wednesday (06.09.02021) the use of sound cannons on its border with Turkey to deter migrants, a “strange” and questionable practice, according to the European Commissioner for Home Affairs , Ylva Johansson . Greek police reported the previous week the placement of two sound cannons south and north of … Read more

Departure from Alitalia and arrival from ITA: tension between past and future

There is great tension between Alitalia and ITA (Italia Trasporto Aereo), the new airline that will displace the iconic but deficient Italian airline on October 15, a change date set by the Italian government in cooperation with the European Commission which oversees the process to ensure that everything is done in accordance with European Union … Read more

Greece. Turkey is a safe country for the return of refugees | Europe up to date | D.W.

Greece decreed this Monday (06.07.2021) that Turkey is a safe country for the return of Syrian, Afghan, Somali, Pakistani and Bangladeshi refugees, a fact that was already stipulated in the pact signed between Ankara and the EU in 2016, but that Greece The government decided to confirm with a decree to speed up the return … Read more

Alitalia operates its last flight, after 75 years and billions in losses

The iconic former Italian flag carrier Alitalia will operate its last flight this Thursday evening, after a few glorious years and billions of euros in losses over the past 20. The next day, this Friday, The new Italian airline will take off, ITA (Italian air transport). The struggling company will make its last trip from … Read more

Ursula von der Leyen for ′Sofagate′: ″Would this have happened if I had worn a suit and tie?″ | The World | D.W.

European Commission (EC) President Ursula von der Leyen said on Monday (26.04.2021) that the incident of her meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, where she was relegated to a secondary seat in favor of the President of the Council, Charles Michel, made her feel “lonely and hurt”, “as a woman and as a European”. … Read more

Moria burned a year ago: ″People are still living in tents″ | European | D.W.

It was not the first time that a refugee camp in Europe had burned down. But nothing so terrible has ever been seen: on the night of September 8-9, 2020, flames destroyed the migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos. Shortly before the onset of winter, around 12,000 people were left homeless. It is … Read more

Why didn’t Canada, the UK and Australia expel Russian diplomats? | News

Russian Embassy in Paris, France. To date, 35 Russian diplomats have been expelled from this country. Photo: MOHAMMED BADRA Several countries of the European Union more than two hundred Russian diplomats were expelled from member countries in response to crimes committed Russia is accused during his invasion of Ukrainewhich began on February 24. However, there … Read more