Anna-Karin Friis

Anna-Karin Friis is the Brussels Morning Acting Editor- in-Chief and the Senior Brussels Correspondent. A Scandinavian journalist with background in broadcast media and experience in the External Action Service. She has a passion for lengthy reads and made her debut as an author with one published novel and another in the making.
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European Parliament protests Hong Kong mass arrests

Brussels (Brussels Morning): The 6 January arrests of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists prompted a debate in the European…

Economy and finance on the agenda as EU ministers meet again in the new year

Brussels (Brussels Morning) EU ministers resume meetings this week with the eurozone’s finance ministers gathering by video link…

EU’s latest attempt at transparency – too little, too late

Brussels (Brussels Morning) Just before Christmas, EU institutions rehashed a proposal for greater lobbying transparency that had been…

Sweden holds joint US military exercise while stepping up security in Baltic Sea

Brussels (Brussels Morning) A change in the security situation around the Baltic Sea has been quietly under way…

EP’s heated debate on Turkey’s Varosha intervention in Cyprus

Brussels (Brussels Morning)The European Parliament  has condemned Turkey’s opening of Varosha, the beachfront resort area sealed off since…

The collaborative economy changes EU’s single market

Brussels (Brussels Morning) Services such as ordering meals and transport online are helping create a growth sector of…