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  1. EU's Tusk slams 'appeasement' of Russia as bloc talks new sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    Senior figures in the European Union brandished a threat of new sanctions against Russia over the weekend violence in eastern Ukraine, with one blasting what he called "appeasement" of Moscow. That remark on Twitter by Donald Tusk, the former Polish prime minister who now chairs summits of EU leaders, used language recalling the eve of World War Two that conveyed both fierce condemnation of Russian President Vladimir Putin and criticism of recent EU talk of easing sanctions against Moscow.

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  2. EU threatens more Russia sanctions after Mariupol attackRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | EUobserver

    ... leaders and to stop any form of military, political, or financial support". The same day EU Council president Donald Tusk tweeted: "Once again, appeasement encourages the aggressor to greater acts of violence. Time to step up our policy based on ...

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  3. Auschwitz memorial: Solemnity turned into a diplomatic snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Russia Taday

    ... with that. We still don't know how the situation in Ukraine and Russo-Ukrainian relations will develop ," Donald Tusk, Polish Prime Minister (PO) was quoted in Rzeczpospolita's piece. Despite the Polish economy's deep structural problems that were ...

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  4. Civil Liberties vs. Terrorism: What Are We Willing to Give Up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Global Voices Online

    ... as in their investigation procedures and ways of obtaining evidence. The president of the European Council , Donald Tusk, has called on the European Parliament to unblock the creation of passenger name records (PNR). This registry contains passenger ...

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  5. Civil Liberties vs. Terrorism: What Are We Willing to Give Up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Global Voices Online

    ... as in their investigation procedures and ways of obtaining evidence. The president of the European Council , Donald Tusk, has called on the European Parliament to unblock the creation of passenger name records (PNR). This registry contains passenger ...

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  6. Turkey PM speaks of press freedom despite crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | EUobserver

    ... freedom to insult," Davutoglu said in Ankara, before heading to Brussels for talks with EU Council president Donald Tusk on Turkey's stalled EU-membership bid. A court in Turkey on Wednesday ordered a block on websites featuring images of the latest ...

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  7. EU Parliament calls Russia potential threat to EURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Russia." Russia relations will be at the heart of next Monday's meeting of EU foreign ministers. EU President Donald Tusk has said the 28 nations must "stay the course" on sanctions while others have called for some flexibility in dealing with ...

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  8. Court rejects Stalin grandson claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | BBC News

    ... mitted Soviet responsibility in 1990, and in 2010 Russian President Vladimir Putin joined his Polish counterpart Donald Tusk at a memorial - the first time a Russian leader had publicly commemorated the killings.

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  9. From 9/11 to Charlie Hebdo: The EU's response to terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | EurActiv.com

    ... 2004 and 2005. "In reaction to 9/11, the EU developed the European Arrest Warrant. But we need to do more," said Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council which brings together the 28 EU heads of states and government. Tusk was reacting to ...

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  10. Donald Tusk urges Parliament to accept European PNRRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | EurActiv.com

    Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council, is a firm supporter of the European PNR. [Platforma Obywatelska RP/Flickr] The President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, has implored MEPs to accept the creation of a single, shared data base of personal information on air passengers arriving in, or leaving, the EU.

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  11. Donald Tusk: EU to discuss sanctions against Russia in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Charter97

    In March the European Union will discuss new steps on sanctions against Russia at the Summit of the member States of the community. Donald Tusk , the President of the European Council, told about it in the European Parliament on Tuesday, January 13, TASS informs.

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  12. Mogherini seen as proposing 'business as usual' with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | EUobserver

    ... there is an EU consensus to keep them in place. But speaking to MEPs in Strasbourg on Monday, EU Council chief Donald Tusk - a Pole who has signaled he wants to play a bigger role in foreign policy than his predecessor Herman Van Rompuy - said EU ...

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  13. Security and 'Juncker Plan' at heart of debate with Council president TuskRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | PressReleasePoint

    Donald Tusk's first visit as President of the European Council to the European Parliament in Strasbourg to debate the outcome of the December EU summit.A EU 2015 - European Parliament "The European Strategic Investment Plan is not the silver bullet. But if anyone has ideas to overcome the economic crisis with one stroke, stand up please," said European Council President Donald Tusk in the debate on the results of the December European Council, which also covered tax avoidance and - in the wake of the Paris attacks - security and passenger name records.

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  14. EU passport-free travel at risk, Tusk saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | EUobserver

    The president of the EU Council has warned that border free travel in the EU could be undermined should lawmakers decide against stepping up security policies. Donald Tusk on Tuesday told MEPs in Strasbourg that an incoherent EU-wide security policy would "put at risk the freedom that we have built at the European level, including Schengen".

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  15. The Polish Thatcher?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Transitions Online

    ... in her new job. When Kopacz took over as something of an interim head of government after her predecessor, Donald Tusk, left last fall to become president of the European Council, nobody expected much of her. Kopacz was to act as a caretaker which ... 9 comments

  16. Corrections & AmplificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Donald Tusk is the president of the European Council and a former prime minister of Poland. In some editions Monday, the caption of a Page One photo of world leaders at a unity march Sunday in defiance of terrorist attacks in Paris incorrectly identified him as Poland's current prime minister.

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  17. Cruz hits Obama for skipping Paris rally; Santorum calls him too green and a 'bomb-thrower'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Dallas Morning News

    From the left, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, EU president Donald Tusk and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas march in Paris on Sunday. Some 1.5 million marked at a rally of defiance and sorrow, protected by an unparalleled level of security, to honor the 17 victims of three days of bloodshed in Paris that left France on alert for more violence.

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  18. Kerry will head to Paris after Pakistan tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | New York Post

    ... Boubacar Keita, French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk. Kerry plans to meet French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius and honor the victims of the rampage by Cherif and Said Kouachi at ...

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  19. Column: Some Exploiting France's TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Voice of America

    From the left, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, EU president Donald Tusk and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas march during a rally in Paris, France, Jan. 11, 2015. From the left, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, EU president Donald Tusk and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas march during a rally in Paris, France, Jan. 11, 2015.

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  20. The Conspicuous U.S. Absence From Paris Solidarity MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    World leaders-including, from left, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali, French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk-march during Sunday's rally in Paris to honor the victims of last week's terrorist attacks. It's all well and good that Attorney General Eric Holder was in Paris this weekend on counterterrorism business .

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