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    European Parliament to vote on Barroso
    European Parliament to vote on Barroso
    The European Parliament agreed on Thursday to vote next week on José Manuel Barroso's bid for a second term as European Commission president,...
    More EU sanctions as Zimbabwe talks loom
    More EU sanctions as Zimbabwe talks loom
    European Union foreign ministers agreed on Tuesday to increase sanctions against Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's supporters to keep pressure on...
    EU leaders threaten Sudan with sanctions
    EU leaders threaten Sudan with sanctions
    European Union leaders on Friday threatened Sudan with sanctions if it does not cooperate fully with the United Nations and the International...
    Belgian political deal ends nine-month crisis
    Belgian political deal ends nine-month crisis
    Belgian political parties announced on Tuesday they had reached a deal to form a new national government, ending a nine-month political stalemate...
    Zim and three others agree free trade pact with EU
    Zim and three others agree free trade pact with EU
    Zimbabwe and three other African nations provisionally agreed on a regional free trade deal with the European Union (EU) on Thursday.
    Central African Republic leader has a new strategy
    Central African Republic leader has a new strategy
    The Central African Republic's President defended his country's efforts to improve human rights at international donor talks on Friday meant to...
    Feud over energy policy dominates summit
    Feud over energy policy dominates summit
    European Union leaders bluntly criticised Bolivia and Venezuela's protectionist energy policies at summit talks of 58 European and Latin American...
    EU Constitution gets the nod
    EU Constitution gets the nod
    The European Parliament gave its overwhelming endorsement to the European Union's first-ever Constitution on Wednesday and urged EU governments to...
    EU leaders set to clash at constitution talks
    EU leaders set to clash at constitution talks
    European leaders are divided on several issues as they start 10 weeks of final negotiations on Saturday for the European Union's first constitution, a blueprint meant to ready the bloc for expansion next year....