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The EU Commission is bringing further proposals to the table which Member States can swiftly adopt and implement, to ease the pressure on households and businesses.
At 96, visibly frail, and having survived multiple health scares, the queen had been in the twilight of her reign for some years. But news of her death still landed with a thunderclap across the British realm, where the queen was a revered figure and an anchor of stability.
From the European Union’s executive arm deciding about Ukraine’s membership of the EU looking at the day the American democracy was undermined and giving the world how the United States is divided.
From Rishi Sunak’s rescue plan to gun violence in America, it’s been an eventful week in the news.
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The Conference on the Future of Europe approved more than 300 proposals, including the abolition of national vetos, granting the European Parliament the right to propose legislation, more investment in climate change mitigation, the launch of “joint armed forces” and transnational voting lists.
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Marion is a second-year International Relations student at King’s College London. With strong interests in diplomacy, strategy, and european politics broadly, she is currently the European editor of International Relations today. Strategic thinking is “the first, the supreme, the most far-reaching act of judgment that the statesman and commander…