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Just the Facts: European Council Summit, 17-18 October 2018

On Thursday, 18 October, the European Council met in Brussels to discuss migration, internal security and external relations. Following the morning session, EU27 leaders held a Euro Summit to discuss the deepening of the Economic and Monetary Union. EU leaders had previously met in EU27 format on Wednesday, 17 October […]

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Executive Director’s Blog: Reflections on Salzburg

They say a week is a long time in politics.  It’s easy to forget that it was only this time last week that Theresa May was making a speech from 10 Downing Street re-stating her commitment to the UK government’s ‘Chequers proposal’.  It came after EU leaders had met in […]

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Welcome comments on Brexit but lack of recognition for the role of citizens in the Future of Europe a missed opportunity

European Movement Ireland response to the State of the European Union address Dublin, 12 September 2018:   Commenting on today’s State of the European Union address by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Noelle O Connell, Executive Director of European Movement Ireland, said: “In his final address as Commission President, Mr. […]

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‘All EU Need To Know’: UK White Paper on Legislating for the Withdrawal Agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union, 24 July 2018

On Tuesday, 24 July, the UK government released a White Paper on Legislating for the Withdrawal Agreement between the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU). It sets out the UK government’s plans for the withdrawal legislation once a final agreement has been reached. What is it? Once the […]

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