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White House says European leaders Macron, Merkel agreed with President Trump on need to implement Syrian cease fire, and expressed concern over Russia's new weapons announcement.
: Defence starts and ends with NATO but that does not mean we shouldn't pool togetherlike we're doing with PESCO
: lofty visions do not create jobs or security, nor does shouting from the ends of the political spectrum
: Public sentiment towards the EU is vulnerable, Brexit shows that the EU is not an irreversible certainty. In many member states political parties at the centre, parties with a longstanding European traditions, are under pressure
: the single market can flourish only if the rule of law applies in all member stateserode the rule of law and you erode the single market, erode the single market and you erode the EU
: Member states must not treat the EU as a menu from which they can pick and chooselets link the EU budget to efforts to encourage member states to reform and modernise their economies as agreed
on EU budget: lets accept that the UK is leaving and the budget will be smaller, lets modernise the budget
Dutch PM Rutte: The EU Commission's credibility as the guardian of the Treaty stands or falls with its impartiality. That is why I have always be against a more political European Commission. The EU is at the service of member states
@MinPres Rutte: "EU must protect, but not fall into the trap of protectionism"
: I do not believe we have been marching towards a federal system nor should that be our goal
: we should be working towards a perfect union not an ever closer one
Dutch PM @MinPres giving his speech says "you had a choice today. You could have listened to a speech in the UK about a future without Europe. Or a speech in Berlin by someone who believes in Europe"
SPD coalition 'no' vote would hurt Germany, EU: party official
Germany 'rejects' US President Trump's decision to impose steep tariffs on steel and aluminium imports: Merkel spokesman
Merkel and Trump urge Russia to end involvement in bombing eastern Ghouta
Russian mastermind in Argentina cocaine plot arrested: German police
Germany urges 'determined' EU response to US steel tariffs
Despite huge criticism for a cyberattack on German government institutions German Interior Minister Thomas deMaizière says it's a "success" that the attack on federal networks could be "isolated and brought under control."
Germany´s federal government is being hacked - and it´s been going on for more than one year. Lawmakers demand better IT security. @SPD´s @LischkaB tells "too many cooks spoil the broth"
"The hacker attack on the Germen Federal Government apparently continues" - chairman of the parliamentary committee
Cyberattack against German govt 'ongoing': parliamentary committee
German SPD minister expects 60 percent party support for coalition
Cyber attack on German government sought more sensitive data than 2015 hack: lawmaker
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Photo: A German Taliban arrested by Afghan forces in southern Helmand province
Germany confirms hack of government computers, says incident under control
Despite claims from Ankara to the contrary, Germany's Foreign Ministry insists Turkish troops in Afrin are also bound by the UN Security Council's 30-day Syrian ceasefire
Foreign hackers have infiltrated the data network of the German federal government and security agencies, sources tell dpa
According to @pajhwok a German militant (without details so far) has been arrested in Greshk district of Helmand province
The German military was forced to fuel Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif's plane in Munich after local fuel companies refused, citing US sanctions