APC Election rally in Bauchi, Nigeria

EU on alert over Nigerian vote

Africa’s largest country heads to the polls in elections delayed by jihadist violence.

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EU offers 'full support' for Libya

EU leaders promise more efforts to counter terrorism and manage migration, as well as support for peace efforts by the UN intended to lead to government of national unity.

Gas pipeline reverse flow opening

Russia and energy on summit agenda

EU’s energy union, relations with Russia and Ukraine, and the crisis in Libya are highlights of the summit’s formal agenda.

European People's Party (EPP) meeting in Brussels

NATO dominates election campaign

Though a majority of Finns remain opposed, the prospect of Finnish membership of NATO has become a hot election topic.

Fighters prepare attacks on IS near Sirte

EU struggles to find consensus on Libya

Support for UN-led talks is currently the alpha and omega of EU policy, but debate begins to move towards post-conflict support.

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EU gives green light to Bosnian deal

‘Irrevocable’ promise of reform by Bosnia’s political class wins free access to the EU’s markets.