The European Commission President will visit Russia, the highest-ranking to go since the Crimea was annexed from Ukraine.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says the EU expects Turkey can’t threaten the EU over visa-free travel.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Greece has “basically achieved” enough reforms to be eligible for debt relief.
Despite predictions from Greece’s government a deal with creditors over reforms attached to a third bailout is imminent, it won’t happen.
Greece’s leftist-led coalition government will miss an April 22 deadline – when Eurozone chiefs meet – to complete talks with international lenders who are now even more divided over reforms and debt relief for a country sinking under austerity.
With the European Union relocation program having failed, Greece’s government said it expects the country will be home for hundreds of thousands of migrants and refugees it can’t afford to care for.
The EU will allocate 700 million euros in emergency humanitarian aid to countries affected by the ongoing refugee crisis, particularly Greece,
Politicians and diplomats keep floating phony statements Cyprus is close to being unified more than 41 years after an unlawful Turkish invasion.
Despite decades of division and disagreement, a deal to reunify divided Cyprus could be coming in months, European and Turkish officials said.
While visiting Turkey, Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras met with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and discussed terrorism and interfaith dialogue.