EU announces immediate measures and hardship against “illegal border crossings”

Brussels . The European Union (EU) and its Member States have reaffirmed their determination to protect the external borders. “Illegal border crossings will not be tolerated,” says a statement agreed by the interior ministers of the 27 EU countries at a special meeting in Brussels on Wednesday evening. “The EU and its member states will […]

Brinkhaus warns of dependence on China and America

AIn view of the impending break in supply chains from Asia due to the corona virus, Union parliamentary group leader Ralph Brinkhaus demands that important medical products, for example, be manufactured again in Europe. “We are currently noticing in the area of ​​medicines that many raw materials for medicines come from Asia with the corresponding […]

Corona virus numbers in Germany, Europe and worldwide

Dusseldorf In Germany the corona virus has meanwhile almost all federal states reached. The number of confirmed infections is to at least 196 gone up. Most affected are besides North Rhine-Westphalia the federal states Bavaria and Baden-Wurttemberg, There have only been no reports from Saxony-Anhalt. A suspected coronavirus in a Thuringian CDU– State MP has […]

Investments: up 42 percent in the past five years

BThe federal government’s investment plan is scheduled for next Sunday. A task force consisting of high-ranking representatives of the SPD, CDU and CSU around Federal Finance Minister Olaf Scholz and Chancellery Minister Helge Braun have the task, among other things, of “identifying new investment needs”. On March 8, the coalition committee wants to approve the […]

The migration crisis is becoming a test case for Europe

Istanbul, Athens, Brussels Charles Michel chose pithy words: “Greece’s borders are our borders, we stick together,” assured the President of the European Council in the northern Greek border town of Kastanies. Michel had come to the border region with Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and other top European politicians at the invitation of Prime […]

Junge Union requests CDU in Thuringia to be absent | TIME ONLINE

The head of the Junge Union, Tilman Kuban, has asked the Thuringian CDU state parliamentarians to leave the plenary hall when the Prime Minister is elected. “Our decision does not allow cooperation with the AfD or the Left Party – nor indirect one,” said Kuban to the newspapers of the Funke media group. “Therefore, the […]

Supply chain law causes displeasure at Merkel and Altmaier

Berlin An unusual questionnaire will be fluttering into the big companies this week. On behalf of the Federal Foreign Office, Ernst & Young (EY) auditors want to determine whether companies are doing enough to ensure that human rights are respected in their international business. For example, with regard to how they want to prevent suppliers […]

Thousands of people want to go to Europe

Istanbul, Athens, Brussels, Berlin These are scenes that no European would have wished for after 2015: thousands of people who are pushing for entry into the European Union. “We want to go to Europe,” they chant. “We came with everything we have,” says an Afghan mother who traveled to the Turkish-Greek border with her two […]