The heads of 11 EU states and 3 non-EU states have agreed to cooperate to manage migrant flows across the Balkans. The EU has pledged to help set up 100,000 places in reception centers along the migrant route.
In his State of the Union speech, European Commission President Juncker has praised the bloc for "bouncing back" after 10 years of crises. He has outlined bold proposals for the eurozone, trade and migration.
Catalan President Carles Puigdemont has made his first public appearance in Belgium since appearing in court on an arrest warrant. Earlier he attacked the passivity of EU leaders on the topic of Catalonia's secession.
An historic breakthrough or just another attempt doomed to peter out? The EU plans to coordinate EU members' military capacities with the long-term goal of an EU army. It's a long road ahead, says DW's Bernd Riegert.
EU Commission President Juncker is being blamed for many of the bloc's woes: waning interest in Europe, far-right populism and - recently - the Brexit. But how far is he really to blame? Barbara Wesel from Brussels.
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