[WATCH] Poland set to veto EU summit’s conclusions
Spring summit set to end with a President’s statement after Poland announced it would veto the council’s conclusions
Update 2 | Donald Tusk confirmed for second term
In spite of Polish opposition, Donald Tusk has been reconfirmed as president of the European Council for a second term
[WATCH] Malta Summit through the lens

The Malta Summit wasn’t all work and no play: EU leaders go on Valletta walkabout, tour St John’s Co-Cathderal and catch a sailing to Fort St Angelo

The Malta Summit wasn’t all work and no play: EU...

[WATCH] Muscat adamant Libya deal is the right step: ‘Our first decent shot’

Human rights organisations have accused Europe of abandoning humanitarian values but Prime Minister Joseph Muscat is adamant that the Libya deal is the way to...

Human rights organisations have accused Europe of...

Merkel on Trump: Terrorism not an excuse for discrimination

The German chancellor says Europe will build a relationship on the basis of...

The German chancellor says Europe will build a relationship...

[WATCH] 'Level-headed' migration plan is first phase before opening humanitarian corridors

‘We are not supporting an agreement without knowing the pitfalls… but this is an unprecedented step’ – Joseph Muscat on Libya...

‘We are not supporting an agreement without knowing...

[LIVE] EU leaders agree on plan to close off central Mediterranean route for refugees

EU leaders want to process asylum seekers inside Libya in €200 million pledge that includes action on southern Libyan borders

EU leaders want to process asylum seekers inside Libya in...

Malta, European Commission in joint call on EU to ratify domestic violence treaty

Civil liberties minister Helena Dalli and EU justice commissioner Vera Jurova urge EU to ratify Istanbul Convention on Domestic Violence 

Civil liberties minister Helena Dalli and EU justice...

Fresh Brexit legal challenge is blocked by high court

Two senior judges have blocked a legal challenge to the government’s...

Two senior judges have blocked a legal challenge to the...

[WATCH] EU leaders prepare show of force on irregular immigration

Top priority for EU leaders is stopping migrant boats from Libya • Angela...

Top priority for EU leaders is stopping migrant boats from...

NGOs tell Commission: Don’t support Malta plan to send back refugees

Statements from ETUC, Maltese Democratic Party and NGOs: as EU leaders meet for Malta summit, they call on European Commission not to support Malta proposal to...

Statements from ETUC, Maltese Democratic Party and NGOs: as...

Scottish parliament to hold its own vote on triggering Brexit

The Scottish Parliament will vote Tuesday on a draft law to formally...

The Scottish Parliament will vote Tuesday on a draft...

[LIVE] EU leaders in Malta to discuss migration, bloc’s future

Stemming irregular migration from North Africa is high on today’s agenda...

Stemming irregular migration from North Africa is high on...

Antonio Tajani: Europe must be changed, not killed

‘It’s the only way member states can compete on a global level...

‘It’s the only way member states...

Updated | ‘Closing’ sea border would lock refugees in horrendous conditions

€200 million migration plan on EU summit table for Friday

€200 million migration plan on EU summit table for...

Tusk: Libya migration deal ‘within reach’

EU council president Donald Tusk says closing down the central Mediterranean...

EU council president Donald Tusk says closing down the...

Britain sets out plan for third runway at Heathrow

Plans for the third runway at Heathrow are to be published today as the...

Plans for the third runway at Heathrow are to be published...

EU leaders to discuss Trump 'threat' in Malta

US President Donald Trump is a potential threat to the European Union, the...

US President Donald Trump is a potential threat to the...

EU reaches deal for zero-rates mobile roaming

Deal brokered between Council and Parliament will allow EU citizens to...

Deal brokered between Council and Parliament will allow EU...

Libyan PM meeting Donald Tusk ahead of Malta Summit

‘At Malta Summit, we must agree concrete operational measures to stem...

‘At Malta Summit, we must agree concrete operational...