Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar, Yezidi women who survived sexual enslavement by Islamic State, have been awarded the European Union's top prize for human rights, the European Parliament announced Thursday.
The European Union is trying to figure out how it needs to change in the wake of Britain's decision to withdraw. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker believes that member states should draw closer together.
More time than expected may be needed for Turkish citizens to get visa-free access to the European Union, a top official from the bloc said Wednesday, downplaying hopes on what has been a key demand from Ankara in exchange for its help on migration.
Britain will not get unlimited access to the lucrative EU market if it does not allow other Europeans to enter its territory freely, the head of the bloc's executive said Wednesday, as he laid out his vision for its post-Brexit path.
Those leading the camp for Britain to exit the European Union are now proving to be unpatriotic by jumping ship, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Tuesday, pointing the finger at Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage.