Ursula von der Leyen

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European Commission defiant over Von der Leyen’s Pfizer texts
EU executive defends its right not to keep records of president’s messages after rebuke from ombudsman

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

29, Jun, 2022 @11:19 AM

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There’s no rest for the wicket watchers | Brief letters
Brief letters: Esoteric cricket questions | The Train (1964) | Barristers’ wages and wigs | Pretty Flamingo singer | Ursula von der Leyen’s one-legged stand


28, Jun, 2022 @4:57 PM

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‘Ukraine’s future is in the EU’: Zelenskiy welcomes granting of candidate status
Move opens door to EU membership amid outrage over the brutality of the unprovoked Russian attack

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

23, Jun, 2022 @6:46 PM

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EU says Ukraine should be given candidate status to join bloc
Commission also recommends candidate status for Moldova but gives more guarded response to Georgia

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

17, Jun, 2022 @12:15 PM

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EU will likely grant Ukraine candidate status to join bloc, says Ursula von der Leyen
Volodymyr Zelenskiy has been pushing for rapid admission, and says the decision will determine the future of Europe

Pjotr Sauer in Lviv

11, Jun, 2022 @3:55 PM

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Ukraine renews diplomatic push for speedy EU membership
Effort to win over doubters in Berlin, Paris and other capitals and start accession process

Shaun Walker in Kyiv

03, Jun, 2022 @5:15 AM

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EU approves Poland Covid recovery fund despite judicial concern
European Commission to decide whether Poland has met requirements to reform its legal system

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

01, Jun, 2022 @5:16 PM

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EU leaders agree to partial embargo of Russian oil imports
Some 75% of imports will be banned and Sberbank ejected from Swift but Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia to keep supplies

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels and agencies

30, May, 2022 @11:30 PM

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Nato head warns over risks of close economic ties with Russia and China
Jens Stoltenberg tells business leaders in Davos that values should matter more than profits

Larry Elliott and Graeme Wearden in Davos

24, May, 2022 @11:44 AM

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Macron calls for new European body and warns Ukraine of EU wait
French president says European Union ‘cannot be the only way to structure the continent’

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

09, May, 2022 @4:47 PM

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The Guardian view on banning Russian oil: defunding Putin’s war machine | Editorial
Editorial: EU proposals for an embargo would deprive the Kremlin of a vital source of income


05, May, 2022 @5:35 PM

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Hungary objects to proposed EU ban on Russian oil imports
Slovakia also wants exemption despite Ursula von der Leyen saying crude must be prohibited in EU within six months

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

04, May, 2022 @4:33 PM

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