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Polish politician, current President of the European Council, former Prime Minister of Poland

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Donald Tusk: Polish politician, current President of the European Council, former Prime Minister of Poland
Donald Franciszek Tusk is a Polish politician who has been the President of the European Council since 2014. He served as Prime Minister of Poland from 2007 to 2014 and was a co-founder and chairman of the Civic Platform political party. On 20 November 2019, Tusk was elected President of the European People's Party (EPP), Europe's largest transnational political party.

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EU's Tusk: Trump is 'perhaps the most difficult challenge' for Europe

U.S. President Donald Trump poses one of the biggest challenges for the European Union because he is "praying" for the breakup of the bloc, European Council President Donald Tusk said.
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EU's Tusk to lead struggling European center-right umbrella group

Outgoing European Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday was elected president of the center-right European People's Party, a pan-European umbrella group that has been riven by infighting in recent..
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EU Council President Donald Tusk passes baton to Charles Michel [Video]EU Council President Donald Tusk passes baton to Charles Michel

Charles Michel, formerly Prime Minister of Belgium, took over from Donald Tusk as president of the European Council on Friday after a formal hand-over ceremony in Brussels. Francesca Lynagh reports.

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Watch live: Charles Michel replaces Donald Tusk as EU Council President [Video]Watch live: Charles Michel replaces Donald Tusk as EU Council President

Donald Tusk is replaced as President of the European Council by former Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel.View on euronews

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The Brief: The EPP elects Donald Tusk as the party's new president [Video]The Brief: The EPP elects Donald Tusk as the party's new president

Outgoing European Council President Donald Tusk was elected as the new president of the European People's Party with 491 votes in favor and 37 votes against.View on euronews

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Donald Tusk lands new job as EPP president with pledge to fight populism [Video]Donald Tusk lands new job as EPP president with pledge to fight populism

Donald Tusk lands new job as EPP president with pledge to fight populism

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EU Council president Tusk praises EU unity, warns post-Brexit UK to become 'second-rate player' [Video]EU Council president Tusk praises EU unity, warns post-Brexit UK to become 'second-rate player'

Britain will lose influence in international affairs and become a "second-rate player" after it leaves the bloc, EU Council president Donald Tusk said on Wednesday.View on euronews

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'Don't give up' on stopping Brexit: EU's Tusk [Video]'Don't give up' on stopping Brexit: EU's Tusk

European Council President Donald Tusk says it's still not too late to stop Britain from leaving the EU, and that a friend had told him "Brexit is the real end of the British empire."

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Donald Tusk says EU has agreed to Brexit 'flextension' until January 31, 2020 [Video]Donald Tusk says EU has agreed to Brexit 'flextension' until January 31, 2020

Agreeing to Britain's third Brexit delay could help PM Boris Johnson in his quest for fresh elections.

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European leaders agree 'flextension', missing October 31 Brexit deadline [Video]European leaders agree 'flextension', missing October 31 Brexit deadline

Britain will remain in the European Union until next year unless Parliament ratifies Boris Johnson's Brexit deal sooner, the remaining member states have agreed. Following a meeting of ambassadors,..

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Brexit: Johnson's deal legislation to fast-track rejected [Video]Brexit: Johnson's deal legislation to fast-track rejected

EU Council President Donald Tusk says he will recommend the bloc grant the UK another Brexit extension in order to avoid a no-deal.

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EU's Tusk 'to decide on Brexit extension in coming days' [Video]EU's Tusk 'to decide on Brexit extension in coming days'

European Council President Donald Tusk on Tuesday told EU lawmakers that he was discussing British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's request for an extension of the October 31 Brexit deadline with the..

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Donald Tusk: Brexit deal is better than no deal [Video]Donald Tusk: Brexit deal is better than no deal

European Council President Donald Tusk told reporters that a deal is always better than no deal. Following days of intense negotiations, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced an agreement had been..

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Donald Tusk: Brexit deal still possible [Video]Donald Tusk: Brexit deal still possible

Speaking on Brexit, European Council President Donald Tusk said he had "received promising signals" from Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar that a Brexit deal is still possible and he has extended a..

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Britain to become 'second rate' in the world after Brexit: EU's Tusk

Britain will lose influence in international affairs and become a "second-rate player" after it leaves the European Union, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday.
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EU's Tusk says he does not plan to run for president of Poland

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday he would not run for president of Poland, dampening the expectations of some opposition supporters that he would challenge incumbent President..
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EU's Tusk says Brexit delay to January 31 'may be the last one'

The outgoing European Union chairman, Donald Tusk, said on Tuesday the bloc formally approved delaying Brexit to the end of January, 2020.
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EU agrees Brexit delay to January 31, eyes formal approval on Tuesday

The European Union agreed on Monday to delay Brexit until Jan.31, said the bloc's chairman, Donald Tusk.
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EU nations agree to Brexit extension until January 31: Tusk

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday that the 27 countries that will remain in the European Union after Britain leaves agreed on Monday to accept London's request for a Brexit..
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Two UK political parties to try to trigger December 9 election

Two of Britain's smaller political parties have joined forces to try to trigger a Dec. 9 election and have written to Donald Tusk, the president of the European Council, to ask for a delay to Brexit to..
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UK PM Johnson tells Tusk he does not want a Brexit delay

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told European Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday he did not want another Brexit delay, confident he could still get a deal through parliament by Oct. 31,..
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EU leaders may meet on Friday if no Brexit extension consensus: Irish PM

European Union leaders may need to meet as soon as Friday if they cannot agree through contacts with chairman Donald Tusk on the terms of a potential Brexit extension, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar..
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EU's Tusk tells Johnson on phone call why he recommending Brexit extension

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday that he explained to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on a call why he was recommending that leaders of the EU's 27 other member states..
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EU moves towards Brexit delay as PM Johnson seeks election to break impasse

EU leaders should delay Brexit after Prime Minister Boris Johnson paused legislation on his deal following a parliamentary defeat, EU Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday, as Britain spins..
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EU's Tusk says he will recommend Brexit extension to avoid no-deal

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday that he would recommend that the 27 other member states of the European Union approve a delay of Britain's departure date following Prime Minister..
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EU will treat Brexit extension request in all seriousness - Tusk

The European Union should treat Britain's request for an extension of the deadline to leave the EU in all seriousness, the chairman of EU leaders Donald Tusk said on Tuesday.
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EU's Tusk says to decide on Brexit extension in coming days

Euopean Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday he was discussing Britain's request for a Brexit deadline with the leaders of the other 27 member states and would make a decision "in the coming..
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EU's Tusk: Turkish halt of military operations 'not a ceasefire'

European Union Council President Donald Tusk on Friday said the halt of Turkish hostilities announced in northern Syria is not a genuine ceasefire and called on Ankara to immediately stop military..
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EU's Tusk says 'very close to final stretch' on Brexit

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Thursday that the EU and Britain were "very close to the final stretch" of Brexit, with approval by the British parliament and the European Parliament the..
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EU's Tusk says Brexit deal 'always better than a no-deal'

European Council President Donald Tusk said of a new Brexit deal agreed on Thursday: "A deal is always better than a no-deal."
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EU's Tusk convinced not opening talks with Balkans would be 'grave mistake': official

A failure to agree to open EU membership negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania would be a "grave mistake," European Council President Donald Tusk believes, a senior EU official said on..
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Brexit clarity possible in seven to eight hours: Tusk

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday it should be known in seven or eight hours when Brexit could happen and in theory a deal could be accepted on Thursday.
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EU's Tusk says more tangible hopes for Brexit deal now than before

European Council head Donald Tusk said on Friday he felt slightly more hopeful the European Union and Britain will achieve a deal on the latter's withdrawal from the bloc following months of deadlock.
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Tusk says Erdogan's threats of flooding Europe with refugees 'totally out of place'

European Council President Donald Tusk chastised Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday for threatening to send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe and blasted the Turkish operation in northern..
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Tusk tempers optimism on Brexit deal, says time is nearly up though agreement is still possible

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday the latest round of Brexit talks carried no guarantee of success and time was nearly up for a deal to be reached by Oct.31, tempering a burst of..
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EU's Tusk: Turkey's actions in Syria may lead to humanitarian catastrophe

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday that Turkey must understand the EU's concerns that Turkey's actions in Syria may lead to a humanitarian crisis.
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EU's Tusk: Brexit deal may be possible but no guarantee of success as time is 'practically up'

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday the latest round of Brexit talks carried no guarantee of success and time was "practically up" - but that even the slightest chance must be used to..
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EU's Tusk says there are 'optimistic' signs on Brexit

The head of the European Council Donald Tusk said on Friday there were optimistic signs that a deal on Brexit could be reached.
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Ireland remains open to a 'fair' Brexit deal: Coveney

Ireland's foreign minister said on Tuesday European Council President Donald Tusk was reflecting EU-wide frustration when he accused Britain of playing a "stupid blame game" over Brexit.
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EU's Tusk to Boris Johnson: 'Where are you heading?'

The chairman of European Union leaders Donald Tusk told UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday not to try to win a blame game over the struggle to agree a Brexit deal as Europe's and Britain's..
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Turkey's 'illegal drilling' undermines Turkey-EU ties: Tusk

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday that Turkey's drilling off the coast of Cyprus would damage ties between the European Union and Turkey, after Ankara announced it will start..
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Irish PM spoke to Presidents Juncker and Tusk on Thursday

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar spoke to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday afternoon.
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Tusk says EU united with Ireland on Brexit, unconvinced by British plan

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Thursday that the EU was fully united behind Ireland in talks over Britain's departure from the bloc, which he said was open to more talks with Britain..
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UK PM Johnson to talk to Donald Tusk about new Brexit deal: spokesman

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is due to speak to the European Council President Donald Tusk on Thursday to discuss his new Brexit proposals, his spokesman said, adding that he expected other..
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UK PM Johnson told Tusk EU needs to move to reach Brexit deal: UK government spokeswoman

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told European Council President Donald Tusk that movement and flexibility were needed from the European Union if a Brexit deal is to be reached, a British..
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Varadkar and Tusk say no UK proposals yet that can replace backstop

Ireland's prime minister met European Council President Donald Tusk in New York on Monday for 45 minutes to take stock of the latest Brexit developments.
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EU's Tusk urges bloc to back talks with Balkan neighbors

The European Union's outgoing president, Donald Tusk, on Tuesday urged the bloc's members to back entry talks with North Macedonia and Albania, saying they had lived up to their tasks and Europe would..
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Tusk: Domestic politics could drive Britain out of EU

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson might decide to go for Brexit at all costs, just to settle domestic political issues, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday.
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UK PM Johnson told Tusk: We leave EU on October 31 whatever the circumstances

Prime Minister Boris Johnson told European Council President Donald Tusk that Britain would be leaving the European Union on Oct. 31 whatever the circumstances, a British official said on Sunday after..
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Boris Johnson, EU council president Donald Tusk spar over Brexit at G7 Summit, term each other 'Mr No Deal'

Johnson says that while he wants a deal Britain is ready to leave without one, a position that infuriates Tusk
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Johnson to tell EU's Tusk UK won't pay £39 billion under no-deal Brexit: Sky News

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to tell European Council head Donald Tusk that the UK will only pay 9 billion pounds ($11 billion) instead of the 39 billion pound ($47.88 billion)..
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Who would be Brexit's Mr No-Deal? Johnson and Tusk trade barbs

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Council head Donald Tusk sparred on Saturday over who would be to blame should Britain leave the EU on Oct. 31 without a divorce deal in place.
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UK PM Johnson says Tusk will be known as 'Mr No Deal' if agreement not changed

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has warned European Council President Donald Tusk that unless he agrees to change the Brexit divorce deal, Tusk will be known as "Mr No Deal".
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Does Johnson want to be remembered as 'Mr. No deal'? EU's Tusk hopes not

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Saturday he would not cooperate with Britain on an exit from the EU without a withdrawal agreement and said he hoped new prime minister Boris Johnson did..
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EU's Tusk asks: does UK's Johnson want to be 'Mr. No deal'?

European Council President Donald Tusk said he would meet Britain's new prime minister on the sidelines of a G7 summit in France on Sunday and was ready to hear ideas on how to avoid a no-deal Brexit.
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EU's Tusk, British PM Johnson to meet in France on Sunday

European Council President Donald Tusk will hold a face-to-face meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at 1030 GMT on Sunday on the sidelines of a G7 summit in France, Tusk's schedule showed..
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EU's Tusk accuses UK PM Johnson of pushing towards post-Brexit Irish border controls

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's demands to drop the Brexit backstop came with no "realistic alternatives" and amounted to seeking a return..
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EU's Tusk says Johnson letter offered no 'realistic alternatives' to Brexit backstop

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday that a letter sent to him by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson included no "realistic alternatives" to the contentious Irish backstop.
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Boris Johnson writes to EU president Donald Tusk, reaffirms desire to conclude Brexit deal without backstop on Ireland

The 'backstop' would keep UK in EU customs arrangements to prevent hard border between British province of Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland
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UK's Johnson to EU: Let's replace backstop with commitment to alternative arrangements

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote to European Council President Donald Tusk on Monday to propose replacing the Irish backstop with a commitment to put in place alternative arrangements by the..
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EU's Tusk says Russia's Georgia flight ban 'unjustified'

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Thursday that Russia's decision to ban flights to Georgia was "unjustified and disproportional."
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Top EU officials visit Kiev, pledge more aid for war-torn east Ukraine

European Union leaders Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker pledged support and financial assistance to conflict-riven Ukraine during a visit to Kiev on Monday while urging Russia to do more to bring..
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