On Wednesday Marine le Pen told RTL radio she would introduce a new franc at a rate of one-to-one to the euro and then allow it to fluctuate, despite previously saying that any new national currency would continue to be pegged to a basket of currencies. Source: MINA
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EU Council head Donald Tusk has said obligatory migrant quotas “have no future” amid efforts to mend fences with eastern European states. “I don’t see any special future for this project, but it’s important to find an understanding that does not separate Poland and other Visegrad group countries from the rest of Europe,” Tusk, said. Source: Euobserver
The European Commission pledged 118.5 million euros ($139.2 million) on Oct. 18 to help Europe’s cities guard against attacks and outlined how EU countries could do more to curb the sale of bomb-making materials. Source: Hurriyet Daily News