December 5, 2022
Europe

Live: G7 price cap on Russian oil comes into force

/ Europe Hour by Hour Issued on: 05/12/2022 – 08:22Modified: 05/12/2022 – 08:23 An oil tanker is moored at the Sheskharis complex in Novorossiysk, Russia, on October 11, 2022 © AP The price cap on Russian oil agreed by the EU, G7 and Australia comes into force on Monday, aiming to restrict Russia’s revenue while […]

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Belgium opens landmark trial into 2016 Brussels suicide bombings

/ Europe Issued on: 05/12/2022 – 08:17 01:48 Court sketch of presiding judge Laurence Massart during the composition of the jury on November 30, 2022. © Janne Van Woensel Kooy, AFP Belgium begins proceedings on Monday in its largest ever trial to determine whether 10 men played a part in the Islamist suicide bombings in […]

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OPEC+ agrees to maintain current output levels amid uncertainty

The Saudi-led OPEC oil cartel and allied producers including Russia did not change their targets for shipping oil to the global economy amid uncertainty about the impact of new Western sanctions against Russia that could take significant amounts of oil off the market. Follow our blog to see how the day’s events unfolded. All times […]

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Russia will ‘not accept’ price cap on oil exports, Kremlin warns

The Kremlin on Saturday said it would not accept a price cap on Russian oil agreed by the EU, G7 and Australia. The agreement caps Russian seaborne crude oil at $60 per barrel and is aimed at limiting Moscow’s funds for the Ukraine war. Read FRANCE 24’s liveblog below to see how the day’s events unfolded. All […]

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Switzerland triumph over Serbia in goalfest to reach last 16

/ Europe FIFA WORLD CUP 2022 Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 22:48 Switzerland’s Granit Xhaka shakes hands with Serbia’s Aleksandar Mitrovic and Dusan Tadic after the World Cup Group G match on December 2, 2022. © Hannah McKay, Reuters Switzerland reached the World Cup knockout round for the third successive tournament after prevailing 3-2 over Serbia […]

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EU agrees to price cap on Russian oil after Poland’s green light

/ Europe Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 19:10 A Russian state flag flies on top of a diesel plant in the Yarakta Oil Field, owned by Irkutsk Oil Company (INK), in Irkutsk Region, Russia, March 10, 2019. © Vasily Fedosenko, Reuters Poland has agreed to the European Union’s deal for a $60 per barrel price cap […]

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‘We’re at the start of a new industrial revolution’: Ireland’s environment minister

/ Shows / Talking Europe Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 17:37 12:18 TALKING EUROPE © FRANCE 24 Talking Europe speaks to Eamon Ryan, the leader of the Irish Green Party and minister for the Environment, Climate, Communications and Transport in the current coalition government in Dublin. We caught up with him after he attended a signing ceremony […]

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Orban says Hungary will stick to veto of EU’s Ukraine aid plan

/ Europe Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 16:11Modified: 02/12/2022 – 16:13 Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban listens to a question during a press conference with Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic and Austria’s Chancellor Karl Nehammer after their trilateral meeting in Belgrade on November 16, 2022. © Darko Vojinovic, AP Hungary’s prime minister said Friday that he will […]

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EU-Western Balkans summit: A new impetus for EU enlargement?

/ Shows / Talking Europe Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 14:44 12:19 TALKING EUROPE © FRANCE 24 European Parliament President Roberta Metsola is urging the EU to send a strong signal to the Western Balkans at an upcoming summit in Albania on December 6. “Young people from those countries are hungry for the EU,” she says, and the […]

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Germany struggles with influx of migrants as country braces for winter

/ Shows / Focus Issued on: 02/12/2022 – 12:48 04:44 FOCUS © FRANCE 24 By: Anne MAILLIET | Willy MAHLER | Nick SPICER More than a million Ukrainian refugees have arrived in Germany since the beginning of the year. The number of asylum seekers from Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan has also increased. In 2022 alone, Germany has […]

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