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# Brussels Summit

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February 2023
# Brussels Summit
Wartime leader Zelenskyy tours Europe in search of fighter jets but will his calls be answered?
The Ukrainian leader will be hoping his in-person appearance pays dividends.
The Ukrainian President arrived in Brussels with French President Emmanuel Macron.
Zelenskyy reiterated his intention to have Ukraine join the European Union.
EU prepares more Russia sanctions as Kremlin readies offensive
Last year
# Brussels Summit
Boris Johnson targets Putin’s ‘private army’ with new sanctions amid plea to allies
The UK Prime Minister is using a NATO emergency summit in Brussels today to commit to a new package to shore up Ukrainian defences.
# Ukraine
Ukraine nuclear plant: Russia denies shelling to Security Council; Coveney warns of 'new red flag'
The Foreign Affairs minister spoke ahead of a meeting of ministers to discuss the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
All time
# Brussels Summit
Taoiseach travels to Brussels for crunch EU summit, but will take 'special measures' upon return
Martin will be tested immediately on return and again after seven days.
# another eu summit
Theresa May says she doesn't expect an 'immediate breakthrough' on Brexit deal at EU
The House of Commons Brexit vote won’t be held until the 7 January at the earliest.
# Under Pressure
Brexit goes down to wire as May to head back to Brussels on eve of signing summit
May said she would return to Brussels for more talks on the eve of a planned signing summit.
# Brussels Summit
Merkel warns that migration 'could decide Europe's destiny'
German Chancellor Angela Merkel made the warning hours before a Brussels summit with other EU leaders.
# EU summit
EU summit: Merkel backs EU budget control
While not originally on the agenda, there is speculation Spain may ask for a limited bailout in Brussels.
# Debt Crisis
Gilmore says new eurozone deal is a 'game-changer' for Ireland
The Tánaiste has also said that it reduces the chances of Ireland needed a second bailout.
# Europe
Enda Kenny: New EU treaty is 'absolutely in Ireland's interest'
Speaking ahead of next week’s EU summit, the Taoiseach said Ireland had “nothing to fear” from the so-called fiscal compact.