Press for debt relief - US Treasury Secretary leans on Germany'....
D.R could involve buying out portion of IMF loans to Greece , front-loading some concessions , backloading 1
@fredwalton216 more contentious debt relief options (such as regarding payment or financing targets ) until 2018 ( after German Elections of 2017.) 2
The local credit sector rejects the International Monetary Fund’s fresh questioning of Greek banks’ capital adequacy
EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn raises concerns of EU.
Juncker's threat important to note , shows the mindset of leadership at the EUC.
EU has moved only 563 of promised 20,000 asylum seekers from Greece and Italy to rest of EU. http://bit.ly/20cMSVq
Rain aggravates conditions at refugee camp near Idomeni http://dlvr.it/LMf0k2
Turkey has told UNHCR that Syrian academics can't be sent to Europe in migrant swap deal http://ow.ly/vBg0300r9AD
Turkey dumping re: refugees "many serious medical cases /refugees w/ very low education" among refugees sent from Turkey.1
@fredwalton216 Turkish authorities have repeatedly withdrawn permits which had already been granted, because 2
@fredwalton216 the refugees had been found to be well-trained engineers, doctors or skilled workers, the report said. 3
ICYMI , very important !
Farage touring re : Brexit !
Switzerland is neither an EU nor EEA member and has most competitive economy Why can't we be the same #Brexit
G7 united against Brexit but can only hope for an 'In' vote http://reut.rs/22j2lVE
Schauble offers his wisdom to UK on Brexit - Naturally he thinks UK should stay in.
Brexit. The odds on Leave are at 25%. But investors are still wary of a post-EU Britain http://econ.st/22hUV59
Online versus phone polling: What happened at the last UK wide referendum on AV in 2011.
Juncker warns UK voters ‘deserters will not be welcomed back’ ahead of EU referendum http://on.ft.com/1XEhOzh
Odds & Ends.....
Egypt Air Tragedy......
Black boxes have been found !
Visa Free Travel - Ukrainians.....
Hmm , looks like France not willing to accept concept of visa free travel for Ukrainians. Surprise , surprise .
NATO & EU say they're close to a deal for security/military cooperation with #Libya's GNA. I say tread carefully, could go terribly wrong.
Faraj al-Mabri (Tobruk mayor): Criminals who destroyed Tripoli airport are now participating in GNA and terrorist militias protecting the PC
No cooperation with Serraj administration until militias disbanded says Hafter - https://www.libyaherald.com/2016/05/21/no-cooperation-with-serraj-administration-until-militias-disbanded-says-hafter/ …
Haftar Says His Forces Will Not Cooperate with GNA https://www.libyangazette.net/2016/05/21/haftar-says-his-forces-will-not-cooperate-with-gna-until-its-army-is-disbanded/ … #Itele #Libya #Peace #HumanRights
#Libya #Libyaoil With oil blockade lifted tanker departed Tobruk Friday + 3 more to load this month http://www.marinelink.com/news/cargoes-plans-crude410013.aspx …
We can't access forex to pay our debts, oil marketers tell FG - Vanguard News http://gettopical.com/forex/346bc4f3535993b204c4cbf99c177ade?src=twitter … via @Biodunpen