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EU foreign policy chief wants Brussels military HQ

ROME: EU foreign policy supremo Federica Mogherini wants a Brussels headquarters for European “battlegroups” capable of mounting military interventions in crises. The HQ proposal is one of four “priority” proposals she will present to European Union governments in the aftermath of Britain’s vote to leave the bloc, she told Italian daily La Repubblica in an… Read More »

France wants quick British divorce from EU, Germany cautious

BERLIN: France’s foreign minister called on Saturday for the European Union to move ahead quickly to seal the terms of a British exit, arguing that the other 27 members needed to give the bloc new purpose or risk populism taking hold. “Negotiations have to go quickly in the common interest,” Jean-Marc Ayrault said on his… Read More »