Growing   Add to the EU’s Political Woes
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Growing Add to the EU’s Political Woes

Growing Add to the EU’s Political Woes. A woman waves a French flag in support of protesting as a tractor drives by in Agen, southwerstern France, on Jan. 25, 2024. , growing in a key electoral year will likely slow the implementation of environmental reforms in the Union and make it …

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‘  spread rapidly across  | myKN
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‘ spread rapidly across | myKN

Earlier in January, Germany witnessed large-scale and convoys of slow-moving tractors that blocked access to multiple German ports. continued this week but on a smaller scale with no direct impact on port operations. Nevertheless, Kuehne+Nagel expects the movement to continue in Germany if the issue remains unresolved.

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What ’s egg-hurling  can teach us … – Grist
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What ’s egg-hurling can teach us … – Grist

What ’s egg-hurling can teach us about climate progress. EU officials had big plans to slash emissions from farming. Then the started. Hundreds of fed-up Germans driving …

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Dutch plan to cut nitrogen emissions gets EU green light
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Dutch plan to cut nitrogen emissions gets EU green light

The Union’s executive arm gave the green light Tuesday to farm buyout schemes worth nearly 1.5 billion euros ($1.65 billion). The Dutch plans to reduce nitrogen deposits — mainly from livestock — on areas of vulnerable nature have sparked heated debate and widespread by angry in this small nation.

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Why Poland’s  oppose the Green Deal – RTÉ
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Why Poland’s oppose the Green Deal – RTÉ

The Commission has taken note of ’ against the Green Deal in a number of member states in recent months and, in February, dropped its requirement to cut pesticide use by …

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Germany’s  Have No Reason to Complain – Foreign Policy
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Germany’s Have No Reason to Complain – Foreign Policy

German ’ irate marathon that reached a high point last week has evoked comparisons to the 1524-25 German Peasants’ War, the largest uprising in Western before the French …

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French  Vow to Take Tractor  to Brussels
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French Vow to Take Tractor to Brussels

31 Jan 2024. French are threatening to take their tractor to the heart of the Union and impose a blockade on Brussels as they have done to Paris in opposition to the green agenda favoured by globalists like President Emmanuel Macron. The uprising in France continued to grow this week, as an estimated 12,000 …

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News | Latest News – NewsNow
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News | Latest News – NewsNow

We provide insights into the demands of , the economic and environmental contexts of their , and the broader implications for food security and rural livelihoods. Engage with our ongoing, thorough coverage to understand this critical global issue. Latest news on ‘ and across the world in 2024, offering …

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in EU –  Commissioner announced …
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in EU – Commissioner announced …

are dissatisfied with the green course of the Commission and demand concessions from both the EU and their governments. In France and Poland, the have reached the largest scale. Polish also demand restricting the import of goods from Ukraine. On Wednesday, March 6, they staged a large-scale in the …

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Why are Indian  protesting again? Demands for …
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Why are Indian protesting again? Demands for …

India’s coincide with similar demonstrations by their counterparts , but, other than rising costs of cultivation, the concerns raised by and Indian are …

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block Dutch-Belgian border in anti-EU
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block Dutch-Belgian border in anti-EU

The are expected to congregate on the outskirts of Rome pending further later in the week in scenes reminiscent of similar that have paralysed cities across …

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EU poised to OK major plan to meet climate goals and better …
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EU poised to OK major plan to meet climate goals and better …

STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Union is on the brink of approving a major plan to fight climate change and better protect nature in the 27-nation bloc after from and opposition from the biggest party in parliament led it to be diluted.

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increase 300% – climate rules …
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increase 300% – climate rules …

At the time of writing, 5,728 ’ had been recorded globally so far this year by the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project (ACLED). However, over 4,000 have been logged for alone, constituting a 300% increase in incidents for the region compared to 2023 as whole. A host of variables are fuelling …

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’  disrupt morning rush hour on Brussels …
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’ disrupt morning rush hour on Brussels …

The are an initiative of Walloon . They set off on Sunday morning with hundreds of tractors and with a clear mission: to make it clear to Walloon, federal and policymakers that things cannot continue like this. As in France and Germany, the Belgian are protesting against strict environmental rules.

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Spanish  join wave of  – BBC
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Spanish join wave of – BBC

in Spain have joined their counterparts in staging across the country. Like elsewhere, they demand more flexibility from the Union, tighter controls on …

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’   and the deadend of neoliberalism
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’ and the deadend of neoliberalism

: ECVC puts forth concrete suggestions to guarantee fair prices to peasant Rice imports lead to bankruptcy, endangers food sovereignty: Serikat Petani Indonesia Treaties and Tractors: The against free trade agreements, WTO at the root of it all Rejection of free trade agreements and the demand for a decent income at the heart of ’ mobilizations …

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Why is Ukrainian grain suddenly so divisive ?
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Why is Ukrainian grain suddenly so divisive ?

Romania, another country that has witnessed over the issue, has so far stopped short of a ban. While Ukraine has acknowledged the concerns of , authorities in Kyiv …

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Spanish and French  block Catalonia border … – Euronews
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Spanish and French block Catalonia border … – Euronews

Spanish have begun disrupting traffic on the main AP-7 motorway connecting Spain and France as part of a series of continent-wide . For the past two days, have parked on …

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Latvian  demand ban on Russian and Belarusian food …
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Latvian demand ban on Russian and Belarusian food …

‘ has witnessed a surge in ‘ recently. At the start of the year, mass strikes took place in Germany, France, Romania, Greece, and Poland.

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Spread  Over Costs and EU Red Tape
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Spread Over Costs and EU Red Tape

(Bloomberg) — are spreading across , with workers from countries including France and Poland disrupting transport routes over rising costs and burdensome regulations.Most Read from BloombergMusk Fails to Convince Tesla Investors to Overlook Slow GrowthBoeing Growth Plans Arrested as Regulator Freezes Output HikesRussia Says Ukraine Downed Plane Carrying Prisoners for …

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Central ’s : Having a Cow | Balkan Insight
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Central ’s : Having a Cow | Balkan Insight

Populist advances. The ’ represent an opportunity for ’s populists, especially in the run-up to the elections for the Parliament on June 6-9.

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‘The mood is heating up’: Germany fears strikes will play …
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‘The mood is heating up’: Germany fears strikes will play …

In a sign of the levels of anger driving the , about 100 on Thursday night blocked the vice-chancellor and economy minister, Robert Habeck, from disembarking from a ferry in …

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Keep Up  During EU Meeting
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Keep Up During EU Meeting

kept up Thursday to demand government help in dealing with rising prices and easing environmental rules. The came as EU leaders gathered for summit meeting in …

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‘Ursula, we are here!’:  ‘ anger reaches …
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‘Ursula, we are here!’: ‘ anger reaches …

Commission plans concessions. The rallies are part of farm across the 27-nation EU that have shown how just a few hundred tractors can bring traffic to a standstill in capitals …

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‘Technocratic EU does not respect ‘, says union boss
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‘Technocratic EU does not respect ‘, says union boss

are continuing outside the parliament in Brussels, as from across the continent converged to demonstrate against the bloc’s environmental regulations and red tape.

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Dutch  : Why they are revolting – New Statesman
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Dutch : Why they are revolting – New Statesman

bloomed everywhere from ministers’ homes to provincial assemblies, using tractors, manure, burning torches, hay bales and even asbestos. Opposing this bill is the main aim of the BBB, which has pledged to block its passage through the Senate. The election result showed a clear division between light green and dark green …

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Tractor blockade disrupts operations at Belgian port of …
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Tractor blockade disrupts operations at Belgian port of …

A tractor blockade has seriously disrupted operations at the Belgian port of Antwerp, ’s second largest, authorities said, as angry continued their in half a dozen …

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Vantage | What links ‘s   to those India …
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Vantage | What links ‘s to those India …

The Vantage Take February 8, 2024, 09:53:33 IST. The gripping underscore the urgent need for action to address the systemic challenges facing agriculture in the region. Advertisement. In recent months, has been rocked by a wave of with agricultural workers across the continent taking to the streets …

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How the EU  movement plans to gain traction ahead of …
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How the EU movement plans to gain traction ahead of …

Dozens of people gathered in Valencia, summoned by the 6F platform, an independent movement that emerged following across . Organisations from at least 10 …

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Italy: Truckers and  likely to continue  …
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Italy: Truckers and likely to continue …

The come as rising costs of fuel and other industrial inputs have exacerbated costs for producers of goods throughout much of . On Feb. 10, the Commission forecast that inflation would peak at 4.8 percent in the euro area in the first quarter of 2022; the 4.6 percent rise in prices recorded in the fourth quarter of 2021 …

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Brussels bows to ’  by slashing environmental …
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Brussels bows to ’ by slashing environmental …

The retreat by Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is part of a wider … The decision is the latest rollback in the EU’s green agenda prompted by widespread from .

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How   could influence US and  politics
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How could influence US and politics

“The conversations that EU Member States are having and the [] Commission is having in terms of sustainability standards and trying to reduce nitrogen emissions for example is what has precipitated a lot of , particularly in Northern – the Netherlands in particular, there’s fear that that greenhouse policies …

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block traffic in  over their dire …
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block traffic in over their dire …

The rallies are part of farming across the 27-nation EU and have shown how only a few hundred tractors can snarl traffic in capitals from Berlin to Paris, Brussels and Rome.

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France’s government prepares new measures to calm  …
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France’s government prepares new measures to calm …

Prime Minister Gabriel Attal is expected to give new concessions in an attempt to calm down which have squeezed the French capital on Monday. After protesting blocked …

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Why ‘  have erupted across  | Newshub
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Why ‘ have erupted across | Newshub

are holding across , clogging the streets with their tractors, blocking ports and pelting the Parliament with eggs over a long list of complaints from environmental …

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in Spain  for second day with tractors …
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in Spain for second day with tractors …

Mirroring across , thousands of in Spain have staged a second day of tractor demonstrations across the country on Wednesday, Feb. 7. The blocked highways to demand changes Union farming policies and measures to combat production cost hikes and severe drought. (AP Video: David Melereo and Emilio …

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‘Even on MSP, but Issues Vary’: As   Globally …
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‘Even on MSP, but Issues Vary’: As Globally …

There are continuous across 12 countries where have rolled out tractors through capital cities, burnt bales and manure, and blocked highways.

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2024 Polish ‘  – Wikipedia
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2024 Polish ‘ – Wikipedia

Union of Democrats. Green Deal activists. The 2024 Polish are a series of ongoing and road blockages which occurred in early 2024 when Rural Solidarity, the largest ‘ union in Poland, called a strike to against the Green Deal and continued grain imports from Ukraine. [1]

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in Spain, Italy and Poland  over  …
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in Spain, Italy and Poland over …

in Italy, Spain and Poland demonstrated Friday as part of ongoing against Union farming policies and to demand measures to combat production cost hikes, reduced profits …

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Explainer: Why are French  protesting? – AGCanada
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Explainer: Why are French protesting? – AGCanada

French are blocking roads across the country to demand government action to address numerous grievances, as in the Union’s agricultural sector spread. Here are some of the issues that have prompted the growing movement and how the government could respond.

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