On 'The Day', Brent Goff asks how comments by EU Budget Commissioner Günther Oettinger in an exclusive interview with DW are being received in Italy as it continues to face political crisis
A DW interview with EU Commissioner Günther Oettinger has triggered strong emotions in Italy. But when it comes to controversy, cliches won't help anyone, writes La Repubblica journalist Roberto Brunelli.
Austria takes over the EU Council presidency on July 1. Its conservative new leader Sebastian Kurz sees himself above all as a gatekeeper, with migration at the top of the agenda for his country's mandate.
EU Budget Commissioner Günther Oettinger's comments to DW that market pressures could "play a role" in voting habits in Italy have landed him in hot water. The German politician has since apologized.
A three-day conference of mainstream European conservatives attempts to present viable alternatives to far-right populism. But can moderate views still sound sexy to modern ears? DW's Jefferson Chase reports from Munich.
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