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# EU Council

Last month
November 2023
Govt can move ahead with short-term let register following EU decision
The Department of Tourism “can move ahead” with its legislation, it confirmed.
This year
Poland and Hungary block EU summit over migration
Countries struck a deal earlier this month but Poland and Hungary fiercely oppose the plans.
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
EU parliament greets Zelenskyy with cheers as Ukrainian president wraps up European tour
A report by
Tadgh McNally
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is due to attend his first EU summit since he was re-appointed in December.
Last year
No sign of new living cost measures before Budget as Taoiseach says recession is a 'not a given'
Finance minister Paschal Donohoe added that cost of living is causing a ‘very rapid fall in living standards’ for many.
'A good day for Europe': Ukraine and Moldova officially granted EU candidate status
EU leaders met to consider applications for EU candidacy from Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia.
European leaders are gathering to decide the fate of Ukraine's EU bid - here's what to expect
The Journal will be reporting at the EU Council over the next two days to bring you the latest from the discussions.
Biden and other leaders head to Brussels ahead of back-to-back Nato, G7 and EU summits
The Taoiseach Micheál Martin and other leaders are also travelling to Brussels on Thursday.
Taoiseach leaving Covid isolation in US and will head to EU summit in Brussels tomorrow
Taoiseach Micheál Martin has spent the last week in Washington due to testing positive for Covid-19.
All time
'We must stand together as patriots': Theresa May tells MPs that voting against her deal again could stop Brexit
An extension of Article 50 is expected to be voted upon by EU members this week.
Our cows are emitting so much gas that Ireland is looking for help from the EU
The agriculture sector is looking for special treatment on new greenhouse gas targets.
Taoiseach to attend EU Council meeting with migration top of the agenda
The issue of migration will be discussed by EU leaders following the recent drownings in the Mediterranean.
Ministers recommend that Serbia become 'official candidate' to join EU
Well, that’s good timing…