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Latest update : 2014-02-12

Irakli Gharibashvili, Georgian prime minister

Appointed as Georgian premier three months ago at the age of 31, Irakli Gharibashvili has pledged to normalise relations with Russia while signing a far-reaching association agreement with the EU. It is likely to be a difficult balancing act for this small Caucasus nation still haunted by memories of the 2008 war with Moscow, which saw Georgia lose 20% of its territory.

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2016-05-28 European Union

The European Union: United in right-wing nationalism?

He lost by a mere 0.3 percent. Norbert Hofer, the anti-EU and anti-immigration nationalist presidential candidate, did not become Austria's new president - but he came incredibly...

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2016-05-28 European Union

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin: ‘Ukraine is existential for the European project’

This week, our guest is Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin. After more than two years of fighting and at least 9,000 deaths, Ukraine's east is still not at peace. In April,...

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2016-05-21 European Union

Yannick Jadot: 'Europe has a moral and legal responsibility to welcome migrants'

Outspoken Green MEP Yannick Jadot says the EU should "tell the truth" to its citizens: migrants are simply trying to save their lives, and Europe has both a moral and a legal...

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2016-05-21 European Union

Tackling global corruption: Hard talk, soft action?

Our panel looks at the proposals made at the recent anti-corruption summit in London, and the likely follow-up at the G7 in Japan. Has the Panama Papers scandal spurred genuinely...

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2016-05-14 European Commission

'The UK wants more reforms, I want more reforms, so please stay'

How can Europe better deal with its biggest challenges, such as migration and free trade? European Commission Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva gives us her take. On TTIP, the...

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