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Draft EU summit conclusions on Turkey welcome de-escalation, focus on customs union, migration
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Draft EU summit conclusions on Turkey welcome de-escalation, focus on customs union, migration

The terminology regarding a gradual, proportional, and reversible EU-Turkey cooperation, as articulated at the March EU summit and the report issued by EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell.

Editorial Ta Nea: Solidarity
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Editorial Ta Nea: Solidarity

What did Europe learn from the pandemic? It learned that solidarity is measured in actions. When Italy was counting a huge number of deaths, Germany and Poland dispatched groups of doctors to treat patients.

Will we see a ‘different’ Turkey at the EU summit?
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Will we see a ‘different’ Turkey at the EU summit?

For its part, the EU is pushing “in a gradual manner” its positive agenda (updating of the Customs Union, etc.) aiming, intera alia, at speeding up changes Ankara must undertake on many levels.

All-night EU summit talks with Poland holding out on terms of climate change deal
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All-night EU summit talks with Poland holding out on terms of climate change deal

Poorer central and eastern European states seeking further guarantees of EU support to help them make the mammoth investments needed to slash emissions.

Editorial To Vima: Germany calls Hungary, Poland to order
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Editorial To Vima: Germany calls Hungary, Poland to order

Angela Merkel was determined to remove the obstacles created by Budapest and Warsaw as she considers the Recovery Fund to be a significant part of her political legacy.

Editorial Ta Nea: Merkel’s disappointment
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Editorial Ta Nea: Merkel’s disappointment

It is evident that the German chancellor has no doubt that Ankara bears the main if not exclusive responsibility for the impasse in efforts to launch a Greek-Turkish dialogue.

Mitsotakis proposes arms embargo on Turkey, EU partners settle on admonitions
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Mitsotakis proposes arms embargo on Turkey, EU partners settle on admonitions

"The European Council reaffirms its conclusions of 1-2 October 2020 and deplores renewed unilateral and provocative actions by Turkey in the Eastern Mediterranean, including recent exploratory activities."

Greece, Cyprus push hard at EU summit for tougher stance against Turkey
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Greece, Cyprus push hard at EU summit for tougher stance against Turkey

German Chancellor Angela Merkel opposed harsher language against Turkey, presumably in order to facilitate Germany's role as mediator between Turkey and Greece.

Editorial Ta Nea: Opportunity
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Editorial Ta Nea: Opportunity

Greece can steadily and hopefully proceed to gain its proper role as a stable force in the Southeastern Mediterranean and in Europe.

Editorial To Vima: They took the first step
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Editorial To Vima: They took the first step

European leaders agreed to create a common “recovery fund” that will have enough money to address the consequences of the pandemic in Europe

Amidst strong threats, Mitsotakis continues push to isolate Turkey internationally
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Amidst strong threats, Mitsotakis continues push to isolate Turkey internationally

'The Turkey-Libya MOUon the delimitation of maritime borders nfringes upon the sovereign rights of third States, does not comply with the Law of the Sea and cannot produce any legal consequences for third States,' EU leaders said.

Editorial Ta Nea: Messages
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Editorial Ta Nea: Messages

Greece must seek the broadest possible support in Europe. It must pursue and achieve a clear condemnation of Ankara's actions at the December 12-13 EU summit.