[ NEWS & ANALYSIS ]
EU to Solidify External Borders without ‘Militarizing’, Juncker Vows in Last State of the Union Address
The European Union is going to send 10,000 additional border guards to its external borders without, however, ending up “militarizing”, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker declared in his last annual State of the Union address.
Ireland’s government is backing an idea of UK Prime Minister Theresa May on how to achieve a breakthrough in the Brexit talks over the Irish border issue, namely, keep the entire UK in a customs union with the EU, according to a report.
Margaritis Schinas says the growing level of intra-EU defense cooperation will likely result in an "EU army".
Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the largest opposition party, Labor, is under increased pressure to call for a new referendum on Brexit.
The charged businessman is known to have threatened the journalist a number of times.