Refugee Crisis - EU-Turkey Deal
Blowback begins b/c - no visa free travel , EU hasn't turned over promised 3bn for refugees , Armenia resolution.
Inside Elliniko Refugee Camp | 360 VR Video | http://dlvr.it/LTw3dv
#Austria FM Kurz says migrant boats shd be pushed back by #EU forces on high seas. Why not bomb them? That'd definitely scare them. #sarcasm
Britain asked for more cash as migrant crisis strains EU budget http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/06/04/britain-asked-for-more-cash-as-migrant-crisis-strains-eu-budget/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter …
EU referendum poll:
Remain: 41% (+3) Leave: 43% (+2) (via TNS, online / 19 - 23 May)
EU referendum poll:
Remain: 41% (-) Leave: 45% (+4) (via YouGov) Chgs. from 30 - 31 May.
Brexit Battle "Leave" Surges to 3 Point Lead; Make the UK Great Again https://mishtalk.com/2016/06/05/brexit-battle-leave-surges-to-3-point-lead-make-the-uk-great-again/ … via @MishGEA
Tories supporting Leave (Boris Johnson and Michael Gove) , hit Cameron on lies concerning brexit impact on economy.
By playing immigration card, Vote Leave has tied itelf to the most dangerous form of Brexit. My SunTel column http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2016/06/04/by-playing-the-immigration-card-vote-leave-has-tied-itelf-to-the/ …
Brexit could lead to a second Scottish independence referendum http://econ.st/1ssDrGN
Poll gives Brexit campaign three percentage points lead http://trib.al/3B6haFg
Beijing's silent prayer on Brexit vote: better in than out http://reut.rs/24qecRb
Brexit is now in sight
It is not clear which rights British expats in the EU will retain after Brexit http://econ.st/1U0Wu4d
The Economist @The Economist 15hrs
The place to fret most about in case of a Brexit is not Scotland but Northern Ireland http://econ.st/1ssEExR
ECB would act to counter market turmoil from Brexit: RTRS. Great, so the world won't end
Gordon Brown launches EU Referendum remain campaign with plea to keep peace on continent http://dailyrecord.co.uk/news/politics/gordon-brown-launches-new-eu-8114093#1PmhCybmkPAFOuzK.99 …
This is discouraging , if accurate. Greece would become complicit w/ deaths caused by returns to unsafe countries.
Survey shows 8 in 10 Greeks feel measures were off target http://dlvr.it/LTpPfm
Transport staff to hold stoppages to protest privatization plans http://www.ekathimerini.com/209336 #Greece
PM mulls changes to electoral law, presidential vote http://dlvr.it/LTnzyj
Swiss Reject Basic Income....
Interesting perspective of Basic Income Results....
Refresher on universal #basicincome as Swiss go to polls http://www.bloomberg.com/view/quicktake/universal-basic-income … via @BV #abst16
The Swiss are live-streaming the #basicincome vote tomorrow, 10am-6pm UK time (in German) https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=t2suG2VDlbA …
Odds & ends
Around the Horn.... Europe
This is what you will learn about Spain in today's Sunday Interview with Kiko Llaneras: https://www.thespainreport.com/articles/755-160605132019-unidos-podemos-can-win-seats-in-almost-every-province-says-spain-s-nate-silver-kiko-llaneras …
Strikes, floods, protests and sense of betrayal pile on misery for France http://trib.al/9biFGam
Indications for First Round Mayoral contests. Runoffs will be required -June 19th.
#Italy - Exit polls put Rome mayoral candidate of 5-Star Movement well in the lead, but second round will be needed.
For more updates on Rome's critical mayoral election watch me @France24 for updates Sunday evening.
Rome's mayoral election is looking interesting: 5Stelle & far right leading polls, both female candidates.
Corruption and urban decay are big issues in Rome's mayoral election as Italy's regions go to the polls, Julian…
Italy's PM Renzi faces crucial local elections tomorrow,anti-establishment party could win Rome, writes @gparavicini http://www.politico.eu/article/italy-local-elections-a-loose-loose-battle-for-prime-minister-matteo-renzi-virginia-raggi-beppe-grillo/ …
Look at your own genocide history, President Erdoğan tells Germany http://sabahdai.ly/4RwACt
Germany: #CSU (EPP) collapses, right-wing populist #AfD (ENF) would join parliament first time (INSA poll) #Seehofer
Nuclear energy as share of total electricity generation France: 77% Korea: 30% US: 20% Russia: 19% UK: 17% Germany: 16% India: 4% China: 2%
WATCH: Families in Fallujah risk lives crossing river to escape ISIS http://ow.ly/P5kj300T0MM
Turkish company ‘agrees $4.2-billion deal to build Iran power plants’ http://bit.ly/1PcWXMh
With Syrian rebels within 5km of IS-stronghold of Manbij, will town fall this week? http://ow.ly/yBSy300VK01
Secret UAE surveillance programme reveals the true face of a police state http://ow.ly/WsYx300QCk9
Erdogan upset with German Parliament-but says bitter venom for Chancellor Merkel. Turkey's Cabinet meets Monday , will discuss Resolution then.
Foreign boots in country to fight IS would be 'contrary to our principles', says Libyan PM http://ow.ly/qRc1300VJ66
#Libya Report: Libya's rival central banks end meeting Tunisia, agree joint distribution of newly printed banknotes.
This town is Libya in a nutshell https://news.vice.com/article/heavily-armed-and-with-no-economy-this-town-is-libya-in-a-nutshell?utm_source=vicenewstwitter …
That invite Western politicians were waiting on to send troops to Libya? Not coming, says PM http://ow.ly/OHXK300VFU8
More heavy clashes with militants in Bengahzi as Hafter and Thinni government try to neutralise GNA supporters - https://www.libyaherald.com/2016/06/04/more-heavy-clashes-with-militants-in-bengahzi-as-hafter-and-thinni-government-try-to-neutralise-gna-supporters/ …
Acc. to @TheStudyofWar, rate/breadth of #Russia airstrikes in #Syria tripled in last 5 days: http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?m=1114968673436&ca=82bca325-0819-469a-a21a-0e45f0178912 …