Juncker attacks Angela Merkel for causing ‘permanent damage’ to the bloc

Jean-Claude Juncker attacking German Chancelor Angela Merkel

Former President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has opened up huge divisions within the European Union and condemned the approach taken by German Chancellor Angela Merkel to tackle the coronavirus crisis, warning it “will cause permanent damage”. In a revealing interview, the former President of the EU Commission criticised the EU27 for not taking … Read more

Italy slams Merkel for lack of unity – Macron says coronavirus could end bloc

Italy slams Merkel for lack of unity – Macron says coronavirus could end bloc

Italy have slammed the European Union for failure to agree an economic rescue package to help the country navigate the coronavirus crisis. The Italian prime minister last night poured scorn on his European Union colleagues after they failed to agree an economic rescue package to help his country navigate the coronavirus crisis. After an acrimonious … Read more

How Germany fears ‘euro may crash’ as bloc cracks post-Brexit

How Germany fears 'euro may crash' as bloc cracks post-Brexit

The EU faces a number of economic challenges as it prepares for life without the UK post-Brexit – with fears ‘euro may crash’ as bloc cracks post-Brexit The currency has been plagued by economic crisis since 2009, as countries such as Greece, Portugal, Ireland, Spain and Cyprus have been unable to repay debts without the … Read more