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NASA's Mars Rover Declared Dead After Planet-Wide Dust Storm

By The European Union Times One of the most successful and enduring feats of interplanetary exploration, NASA’s Opportunity rover mission is at an end after almost 15 years exploring the surface of Mars and helping lay the groundwork for NASA’s return to the Red Planet. The Opportunity rover stopped communicating with Earth when a severe…

Poland rejects EU army, wants US & NATO help instead

By The European Union Times Poland’s Foreign Minister has dismissed the idea of creating an EU army independent of NATO at the Munich Security Conference. Poland, he said, needs “an American presence” to compete with Russia. Combining the military forces of the EU’s 28 member states has long been a dream of some EU leaders.…

Poland rejects EU army, wants US & NATO help instead

By The European Union Times Poland’s Foreign Minister has dismissed the idea of creating an EU army independent of NATO at the Munich Security Conference. Poland, he said, needs “an American presence” to compete with Russia. Combining the military forces of the EU’s 28 member states has long been a dream of some EU leaders.…

South Africa’s Electricity Collapse Continues as “New” Power Stations Crumble

By The European Union Times Chronic incompetence, affirmative action, poor maintenance and Third World chaos have plunged South Africa into yet another power supply nightmare with nationwide blackouts—euphemistically called “load-shedding”—while new video from a recently built power station show that it is on the verge of a dangerous collapse. The Medupi Power Station—a coal-fired generating…

Sweden says Hungary's new Family Assistance Measures is Nazism

By The European Union Times Sweden’s minister for social affairs compared Hungary’s new family assistance measures to Nazism. Hungarian Foreign Minister Szijjarto hit back by criticising the Scandinavian country’s migration policy. In a tweet, Annika Strandhall, the Swedish minister for social affairs, said that Hungary’s “alarming” policies were“reeking with the 1930’s”. She suggested the Hungarian…