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EU moves to tighten borders, boost Africa ties on migrants

BRUSSELS  — European Union leaders are set Thursday to push ahead with plans to boost cooperation with North African countries and beef up the bloc’s borders in an effort to stop migrants entering Europe. A draft statement prepared for their summit emphasizes the need to step up cooperation with countries that people leave and transit … Continue reading EU moves to tighten borders, boost Africa ties on migrants

BRUSSELS | From music to news, EU moves to protect online copyright

BRUSSELS — The European Union wants to shake up the way internet companies handle media, e-books, digital music, news articles and other content posted online by better protecting the rights of the authors and creators. EU lawmakers voted to back a report that has proved controversial and seen celebrities weigh in. Beatles member Paul McCartney … Continue reading BRUSSELS | From music to news, EU moves to protect online copyright

WASHINGTON  | The Latest: EU moves to limit fallout from US-China tariffs

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the U.S. increase in tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing’s countermoves in the trade and technology dispute between the world’s two biggest economies that President Donald Trump says he is prepared to escalate. 8:00 a.m. (8:00 p.m. Beijing time) The European Union says it will soon take action to prevent … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | The Latest: EU moves to limit fallout from US-China tariffs