More EU aid to Greece to help cope with migrants

More than 200 million euros has been given to Greece to help it cope with the influx of tens of thousands of migrants and refugees. The assistance comes from the European Commission, with senior officials on a visit to Athens. The EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides, said the payment means …

Dozens wounded as Palestinians clash with Israeli security forces in Jerusalem

Dozens of muslim worshippers were wounded as Palestinians clashed with Israeli security forces at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque. The chaotic scenes came as Israel backed down in the face of 10 days of often -violent unrest and removed security measures at the sacred site. Israel’s removal of the security measures, including metal detectors and CCTV cameras, …

UK: pre-Brexit consultation on EU migrants

The British government will examine what contribution EU citizens make to the UK economy. More than three million citizens of other EU member states live in Britain. As the country looks to structure its post-Brexit immigration system, the country’s interior minister Amber Rudd says the government needs an accurate picture of EU labour in the …