Tuesday , 20 August 2019

Tag Archives: France

Eurozone Economy Accelerates to Six-Year High on German Manufacturing

Preliminary data suggest a robust acceleration in the Eurozone’s economy in the current quarter; however, the discrepancies in the pace of growth between member states and political risks might deepen the cracks in the bloc’s unity. Kristian Rouz — According to the observations of IHS Markit, economic growth in the Eurozone is likely to have accelerated in February; it is …

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Four EU States Agree on Joint Train Passengers Database to Fight Terrorism

Belgium, the Netherlands, France and the United Kingdom have reached an agreement on joint database on passengers traveling by international trains in an effort to counter possible terrorism threats, Belgian RTL radio reported on Friday. BRUSSELS (Sputnik) – According to the broadcaster, the agreement was reached on the sidelines of an informal meeting of EU interior ministers in Malta on …

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Freedom for Europe

We had one of the most important conventions of Eurosceptics in the city of Kloblenz on January 21st. To this conference attended for example, Marine Le Pen – the leader of French National Front, Matteo Salvini – the leader of Italian Lega Nord, Geert Wilders – the leader of Party for Freedom from Netherlands, Frauke Petry – the leader of …

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Think Twice: Topol-M Nuclear ICBMs Safeguarding Russia

AFP 2016/ ALEXANDER NEMENOV

Russia’s nuclear triad guarantees the nation’s security and sovereignty, RIA Novosti political analyst Alexander Khrolenko notes, adding that Moscow’s Topol-M ICBMs’ test launches demonstrate Russia’s strong defense commitment. Each launch of Russia’s intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) Topol-M shows the country’s strong determination to protect its borders, RIA Novosti political analyst Alexander Khrolenko writes in his article. On January 16 Moscow conducted a successful …

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France has its own PRISM system: Report

An investigative report by French daily paper Le Monde has uncovered what it calls the “French Big Brother”: Its own local version of the PRISM-like systems in place in the US and the UK. Le Monde‘s report states that French external intelligence agency the Directorate-General for External Security (DGSE) has been intercepting metadata from phone calls, emails, and internet activity from domestic services, as well …

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French Opposition Demands Referendum, vows to bring back franc and destroy euro

It is no longer an implausible prospect. “We cannot be seduced,” she said, brimming with confidence after her party secured 46pc of the vote in a by-election earthquake a week ago. Her candidate trounced the ruling Socialists in their own bastion of Villeneuve-sur-Lot. “The euro ceases to exist the moment that France leaves, and that is our incredible strength. What …

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Germany, France outraged by US ‘Cold War’ spying web (video)

Europe’s reeling from revelations that its leaders and citizens have been targeted by U.S. wiretapping and mass surveillance. That information was leaked to the German media – and the American ambassador there has been summoned for an explanation. RT is joined by Lizzie Phelan, newsroom chief at RT’s video agency in Berlin, Ruptly. RT is also joined by French journalist …

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