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# barroso - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Ukraine isn't going to let Russia's 'humanitarian convoy' across its border

Russia insisted its military would not be involved in the convoy, but Kiev said Moscow could only play a role as part of a broader Red Cross mission.

# barroso - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Emer Costello: Barroso is to blame for EU unpopularity

Labour’s candidate says it was “the commission of Rehn and Barroso” that imposed hardship.

# barroso - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

EU offers Ukraine €11 billion in aid, Russia says it has "no control" over militias

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Russia will “not allow bloodshed” in Ukraine.

# barroso - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Barroso: 'The European Commission is one of Ireland's best friends'

In a speech to be delivered tomorrow night in Cork, the European Commission President praises the “sacrifices” Irish families have made.

# barroso - Sunday 16 February, 2014

It could be "impossible" for an independent Scotland to join the EU

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso noted that the formation of a new member state needs approval from all other EU nations.

# barroso - Friday 18 October, 2013

Mixed reaction in Ireland to EU-Canada deal EU

Mixed reaction in Ireland to EU-Canada deal

The Jobs Minister says it is good news for exports, but farmers warn that a free-trade agreement between the EU and Canada might not necessarily be good news.

# barroso - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Creation of Single Supervisory Mechanism for eurozone banks is approved

The new set of banking rules “will restore fair lending conditions across the EU,” said Barroso.

# barroso - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Barroso: The crisis is not over but we have reason to be confident

The President of the European Commission told MEPs that the focus of this term should be on adopting the single banking mechanism and tackling unemployment.

# barroso - Thursday 28 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

# barroso - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Barroso visits Athens as Troika starts new Greek debt talks

Team of international debt inspectors to discuss whether Greece keeps receiving financial aid – or if it faces default.

# barroso - Friday 28 January, 2011

No negotiation on bailout deal for Fine Gael and Barroso Bailout This post contains videos

No negotiation on bailout deal for Fine Gael and Barroso

Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny says he didn’t travel to Brussels to negotiate, but did not indicate if Barroso had suggested rengotiation was on the table.

# barroso - Thursday 27 January, 2011

ECB official rejects bailout rate cut as FG heads to meet Barroso

Opposition party meeting with European Commission president tomorrow night in Brussels, but ECB official says rate change not possible.

# barroso - Wednesday 19 January, 2011

European Commission president turns on Irish MEP over bailout (Video) Bailout This post contains videos

European Commission president turns on Irish MEP over bailout (Video)

Jose Manuel Barroso erupted in anger after Joe Higgins’ questions about Europe’s position on the Irish bailout.