The Luxembourg Green Party politician and government secretary Camille Gira dies after he collapsed while delivering a speech to parliament.
Shock at death of Gira, Israeli ambassador dressed down, Tusk hits out at Trump, Japan trade threat and whisky runs dry. Delano’s breakfast briefing.
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- Luxembourg's Chamber of Deputies votes to equalize same-sex marriage and adoption rights from 1 January, 2015.
- Spain, Portugal, France, Germany and Luxembourg agree to take in 141 migrants, 67 of them unaccompanied children, who were rescued on Friday by the MV "Aquarius"; Malta allows the ship to dock.
- Luxembourg legalizes the use of medical cannabis for patients suffering from diseases such as cancer.
- SpaceX launches a Falcon 9 Full Thrust rocket at Cape Canaveral, Florida, to supersynchronous orbit an Airbus-built communications satellite SES-11 for Luxembourg-based SES, and EchoStar 105 for U.S.-headquartered EchoStar. It's the third time when a Falcon 9 first stage is re-used.
- Luxembourg's foreign minister Jean Asselborn calls for Hungary to be expelled from the European Union for its treatment of migrants.