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EU Mediterranean operation to support Libya arms embargo

The European Union will launch a new naval and air mission in the eastern Mediterranean to stop weapons reaching warring factions in Libya, foreign...

European powers condemn Turkish plans to send troops to Libya

The European Union’s top diplomat and the foreign ministers of Britain, France, Germany and Italy condemned Turkey’s plans to send military experts and trainers...

Europe going it alone on weapons development

European Union governments gave the green light for 13 new defence projects in a step to develop firepower independently of the United States. Under...

EU warns of 5G cybersecurity risks

The European Union warned the risk of increased cyberattacks by state-backed entities but refrained from singling out China and its telecoms equipment market leader...

European Central Bank hacked

The European Central Bank (ECB) shut down a website after it was hacked and infected with malicious software. The ECB said no market-sensitive data...

EU/Italy asylum stand-off over

The European Union ended a standoff with Italy over African immigration, agreeing to take 116 asylum-seekers rescued at sea but denied permission to go...

Zimbabwe and EU to move on from Mugabe era

Zimbabwe and the European Union started political talks aimed at turning the page on hostile relations during Robert Mugabe’s rule, a step that could...

EU aid sought for illegal migration in Morocco

Spain wants the European Union to increase financial aid allocated to Morocco to help counter illegal migration flows, Spanish Foreign Minister Josep Borrell said. “Morocco is...

EU vice president visits Horn of Africa

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EU vice president Federica Mogherini this week visited the Horn of Africa calling on three EU common security and defence policy missions as well...

EU calls for Libya ceasefire

All warring groups in Libya must commit to a ceasefire and return to UN-led mediation, the European Union said, calling the situation a threat...

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SONA doesn’t do defence

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The SA National Defence Force (SANDF) was much in evidence ahead of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation Address (SONA). This high visibility did...