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Katya Adler @BBCkatyaadler Brussels, Belgium

BBC Europe Editor

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Joined Twitter 10/18/11


Deaths and floods as earthquake hits Greece and Turkey https://t.co/sKXSQzIfzS https://t.co/YfUGQxSt20
Retweeted by Katya AdlerBelgium to enter „reinforced lockdown“ from Sunday night. Belgian PM calls these ‚last chance measures‘. Belgian in… https://t.co/AuCynSOmw7Talks continue👇 .. No news means good news (or at the very least not bad news) IF you‘re in favour of this deal bei… https://t.co/tRvzAYuJMzOnly being whispered in Bxl for now, but whispered it is. In worst case scenario of double dip, wd it make sense to… https://t.co/izRS4daHxg
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10/30
2020
Here it is. @JamesTGallagher and I track down the modelling that says the 2nd wave could be worse than the first (a… https://t.co/Xen42wP9tT
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10/29
2020
Macron says relatives will be able to visit old aged homes despite the new lockdown and public services will ctn. b… https://t.co/ITrCC3PrKGBreaking!! Macron says as of Friday France will be in national lockdown but there are exceptions Schools will remai… https://t.co/4DZTi1HBrkMacron speaks out against strategy of herd immunity as would be to accept French deaths. Also says he rejects a loc… https://t.co/3EjA2RcKIaMacron says economy must be protected bc can’t have robust health service without it (live tv address) #coronavirusEmmanuel Macron in live state address says first priority is to protect the most vulnerable. Second: the elderly. T… https://t.co/ZT51CJCwiNMacron says if we don’t take drastic action then our doctors will be overwhelmed #coronavirusWe know this second wave will be more lethal than the first says Emmanuel Macron #coronavirusEmmanuel Macron says ‘we are overwhelmed at the pace this virus is spreading’ #coronavirus @davidmartinj NowAngela Merkel said there would be new financial support for businesses affected. She said the government would pay… https://t.co/gtGci1qF39Under new measures, private gatherings will be limited to members of two households, with a maximum of ten people.… https://t.co/JWVsjfNaBEMerkel spoke after meeting regional leaders. This partial lockdown is an attempt to stop patchy regional response /2NEW: Angela Merkel has just announced a month long partial lockdown nationwide. Schools and shops to stay open but… https://t.co/qq8gR7bFB3
10/28
2020
The Spanish government and government in Gibraltar have been keen for Gibraltar to join the passport-free Schengen… https://t.co/1xvp7hRCezA UK-Gibraltar Concordat, agreed in 2018, noted the territory’s "specific situation" and pledged that "particular r… https://t.co/LctoIeYLd5Gibraltar voted against #Brexit (96%). Losing freedom of movement for workers into and out of Spain has been a huge… https://t.co/SClGpU1oPqDon’t miss the brand new series of #celebritysupplyteacher Including my class on journalism and fake news 💜💙❤️💚 https://t.co/kMrbaJdIMtNew stars line-up to deliver lessons in BBC’s Celebrity Supply Teacher series. They even let me loose - talking jou… https://t.co/fhEQL3RxsE
10/27
2020
Post #Brexit trade negotiations continue this week between EU and UK. All quiet on the political posturing front..N… https://t.co/G9sIkN62cISpain’s PM has once again declared a state of ‚alarm‘ across the country because of rising #covid cases. The decree… https://t.co/4lPTYMBVibRestaurants across Italy shut at 6pm from today as part of a raft of new #Covid restrictions. Government scientific… https://t.co/XFOG7feNk8
10/26
2020
Discussion with @BBCkatyaadler on @BBCWomansHour about women & cocaine now available starts at 21:55 -… https://t.co/OoBX6TR9As
Retweeted by Katya AdlerOne of our fantastic peer mentors, Maxine, spoke to @BBCkatyaadler this morning about her experiences with cocaine… https://t.co/RxeT35OVph
Retweeted by Katya AdlerBlimey. So having been made to feel guilty by @BBCWomansHour for not starting a new business from home during lockd… https://t.co/nyzAa0LF9n
Retweeted by Katya AdlerDespite the impact of the pandemic - a surge of women are looking to start their own home business @BBCkatyaadler t… https://t.co/YNz9q6tqMx
Retweeted by Katya AdlerDiscussing cocaine & women on @BBCWomansHour with @BBCkatyaadler at 10.30am https://t.co/EbToPQDaTu
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10/22
2020
Political posturing? Bilateral chest-beating? EU *finally* admitting it must compromise too? Michel Barnier helping… https://t.co/bN6UTi6G5B @emhkcf yesAgreed joint principles for renewed EU-UK trade talks 👇 https://t.co/wZCJKrdu8vBarnier has simply re-tweeted the European Commission President this afternoon who said „Hard work needed, no time to lose“talks re-convene tomorrow in London #Brexit https://t.co/r4TNANXROi„As both sides have made clear, it takes two to reach an agreement.  It is entirely possible that negotiations will… https://t.co/soiaoHl0n2„But we are ready with the EU to see if it is possible to bridge them in intensive talks.  For our part, we remain… https://t.co/sM6uu63MP9„As to the substance, we note that Mr Barnier set out the principles that the EU has brought to this negotiation, a… https://t.co/KvOUeh1hJNA No.10 spokesman said: „We have studied carefully the statement by Michel Barnier to the European Parliament this… https://t.co/MYrYMwtC8qTalks back on! #Brexit /1As we await word of Michel Barnier and David Frost's daily call .. Are talks back on? Mood music better today from… https://t.co/lf6a1hMVl8What’s the enduring appeal of The Secret Garden written by Frances Hodgson Burnett? @BBCkatyaadler hears from biog… https://t.co/TMysIc0zXL
Retweeted by Katya AdlerDame Louise Casey and @petrasalva from @StMungos talk to @BBCkatyaadler about the rise in women rough sleepers and… https://t.co/SPQdMt4wlE
Retweeted by Katya Adler"Women are less visible, they are more likely to be hidden homeless", says Petra Salva, our Director of Rough Sleep… https://t.co/tmhYeMHqHk
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10/21
2020
@holgi Oh! Pardon @holgi Du zuerst! (Schau: das ist schon sehr Brexitverhandlungsgespächeähnlich) @holgi @B_Willroth Na klar!Frankly not many Europeans are following this non-negotiating-but-still-in-contact dance of the moment. Those from… https://t.co/umuX4xbMBkUK still not happy .. referring to the call this afternoon between the the UK’s and the EU’s chief negotiators, a N… https://t.co/7PJBGF8TXOEU door open; UK door ajar .. What Next👇Will negotiations continue or not? #Brexit https://t.co/Vz0Jp9kDEM77% of EU citizens agree that govts should have to respect rule of law & democratic principles in order to receive… https://t.co/pOT7FMiGyr
Retweeted by Katya AdlerThere is widespread uncertainty as to what will happen in Madrid on Saturday once the current state of alarm expire… https://t.co/zs3ju6lSnT
Retweeted by Katya AdlerAs the non-talking continues, EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier and UK’s chief negotiator David Frost scheduled to… https://t.co/NfcmEB3zi6Are #Brexit trade negotiations with the EU REALLY over? Some thoughts from me: https://t.co/W2Eva9x51M
10/20
2020
Constructive discussion with @MichelBarnier today. Noted his proposal to intensify work, as we have been asking. B… https://t.co/IPekbXvkwv
Retweeted by Katya AdlerNo10 announces EU offer to intensify talks+start work on legal texts isn’t enough-yet-to re/start talks. No10 spoke… https://t.co/kjICGlsDSP🇪🇺🇬🇧 Joint Committee today saw the political will to move at pace on both sides. Despite some progress, much wor… https://t.co/lhzJX5myxC
Retweeted by Katya AdlerKey that EU mentions legal texts. UK has been very frustrated that EU up until now wouldn’t engage in starting to d… https://t.co/Y1VbK1xIXOEU says it’s repeated its offer to hold intensified talks with U.K. negotiators .. Brussels waits to hear governmen… https://t.co/YiiheQjUgX @ProfJakeLynch EU has said many times it doesn’t care how PM ‘sells’ a deal he agrees with them. Brussels understan… https://t.co/URQbCr3EwyIf EU openly engages on fish, that’ll help UK engage in other tough issues of greater importance to EU as a whole… https://t.co/ebR7SZQMVjImportant to EU coastal states was being SEEN by their fishing communities to be standing up for their rights in a… https://t.co/P7fTnCusskBut EU coastal states have been demanding that the UK move more on competition regulations BEFORE they openly talk… https://t.co/TImJKDeKSQIt’s an open secret in EU circles -as Macron admitted on Friday -that it will have to compromise on fish. Fish will… https://t.co/Y1DPNH3Rnkalluded to that at the summit? There’s little expectation in Brussels that real negotiations could now happen this… https://t.co/ZK7NSV3tAzIt fundamentally changes its position. Is it enough to declare EU wants A) Intensive talks. If so, Barnier said th… https://t.co/G588FJj1mxYes, they did that to show they weren’t ‘bowing to UK pressure’ as one diplomat put it to me. Boris Johnson has de… https://t.co/NgtBwSzI7BEU must know PM needs to show a win here. It was short-sighted of EU leaders to put onus of compromising solely on… https://t.co/1GLGPHkH7Eeg dynamic alignment for state aid But UK must know Brussels will not compromise on protecting single market -not j… https://t.co/oXMlkrKizRAs @DavidHenigUK wrote this weekend. But the EU’s level playing field demands come as no surprise to UK. They were… https://t.co/stMNqzI6ELBig problem is that both sides are so suspicious of each other. EU doesn’t trust UK gov to keep its word (it points… https://t.co/l620vMVtySEU+UK chief negotiators are speaking this afternoon. What will it take to re-start talks? I’d argue it’s not about… https://t.co/8DdWTLrDUTBelgian Health Minister has announced on broadcaster RTL that as regards #Covid the government is no longer in cont… https://t.co/pI7vMdopSe
10/19
2020
To light the shadows the wonder that is @BBCkatyaadler and daughter Sofia with special poetry https://t.co/e5yZKl7nhq
Retweeted by Katya AdlerAnd Martha 👇 https://t.co/epiv9DiemiAnd here is the vital infusion of #comfortandhope courtesy of @CliveMyrieBBC https://t.co/8zny3LhAs2
Retweeted by Katya AdlerToday's #comfortandhope is from @JustinOnWeb. "The best poetry is ambiguous, saying different things to different… https://t.co/t04cVDRLvQ
Retweeted by Katya AdlerFergal’s @comfortandhope https://t.co/QFqOkWkemyAnd Sophie’s 👇 https://t.co/GxPqJBrU5JToday’s #comfortandhope poem. Thank you to the Gibran National Committee in Lebanon for allowing this use - and to… https://t.co/WFheijX3D9
Retweeted by Katya AdlerAnd another #comfortandhope https://t.co/zW9N5pApj2Today's #comfortandhope is dedicated "not only to my NHS colleagues on the front line, but also the social care wor… https://t.co/dOYcqYozko
Retweeted by Katya Adler#comfortandhope in a time of #Corona . https://t.co/nEUT7Ri6Wd
Retweeted by Katya AdlerWith #Covid spreading once again - a reminder of the poems of comfort and hope that a bunch of us read out on Radio… https://t.co/ETBC6FyKqV
10/18
2020
@JohnPen75923825 Macron says: The British have much more need of a post-Brexit deal than the EU. The EU is ready to… https://t.co/gAjraWjssvYes 👇 https://t.co/vWFXvkcNaqFor all those writing to me about Macron‘s tweet yesterday - here it is 👇 https://t.co/wAEnbv9yaQ
10/17
2020
So: are EU-UK trade talks finished /done kaputt /over for good?👇 https://t.co/ebccdv5r8EInteresting👇I think EU assumed UK knew Brussels would move on fish in the end. It was tricky for Barnier‘s negotiat… https://t.co/hahRf7XEuLNew #covid restrictions in Belgium. Nationwide curfew from midnight to 5am. All cafes and restaurants shut for a mo… https://t.co/4V1iRXliQV @Isabell75543494 Oui! @Joe_C_London Indeed!!😆Macron responds to PMs spokesman saying ‚trade talks are over’. Macron: „The British have much more need of a post-… https://t.co/3YGc34M3FzMacron says the EU wants a deal which he says is why EU leaders authorised Michel Barnier to keep negotiating. But… https://t.co/ePXC44W247European Council President Charles Michel on Boris Johnson comments: #EU totally united and determined to work to m… https://t.co/i6KuywidX1
Retweeted by Katya Adler"We're not going to negotiate through the media" was Angela Merkel's response when asked to react to Boris Johnson… https://t.co/ke8epckTGhAsked about Boris Johnson saying today that the UK should prepare for no deal with the EU - Angela Merkel said the… https://t.co/Gaq4nU7Z0uShe said leaders were trying to find ways to reduce person-to-person contacts in their countries (ie increased soci… https://t.co/7209XYxYY3Merkel says all EU leaders at summit agreed test and trace is currently the best way to try and control spread of #covid /1
10/16
2020

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