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  • [Ticker] British people lose faith in Brexit deal

    Just 16 percent of British people believe the UK can leave the EU in an orderly way on 31 October, according to a poll by YouGov out Friday. Some 68 percent said it was “not very likely” or “not likely at all”. The pessimism comes amid leaked government warnings of food, medicine, and fuel shortages if there is a crash-out with no deal in place.

    Posted: by euobserver

  • [Ticker] Germany joins France in world outcry on Brazil fires

    “The magnitude of the fires on the territory of the Amazon is frightening and threatening, not only for Brazil and the other countries concerned, but for the whole world,” German chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman, Steffen Seibert told press in Berlin on Friday. “The chancellor fully supports the French president,” he added, after Emmanuel Macron said the issue ought to be discussed at this weekend’s G7 summit in France.

    Posted: by euobserver

  • [Ticker] Ocean Viking to disembark in Malta after ordeal

    The Ocean Viking rescue vessel, operated by charities Doctors Without Borders and SOS Mediterranee, will disembark 365 people, including 103 minors, in Malta after they were forced to spend 13 days on board. “None will remain in Malta,” said its PM Joseph Muscat, adding that the migrants will be relocated to Germany, France, Ireland, Luxembourg, Portugal, and Romania. The European Commission has welcomed the solution, after alerts lack of supplies.

    Posted: by euobserver

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