It's too risky to cut eurocrats' pay and pensions... say eurocrats! Staff say perks must stay because their work is vital for the EU ahead of Brexit

‘Eurocrats trying to fill a £10 billion black hole in their finances came up with their solution yesterday: Everyone must face cuts – except them.
They insisted their generous pay, pensions and perks must stay intact because their work is vital for the European Union to function as Britain leaves the bloc.
However they proposed the introduction of tax-raising powers across the remaining 27 member states.

28.06.17 Britain becoming more divided with ‘whole tracts of country left behind’, says Social Mobility Commission
28.06.17 Prince William and David Cameron caught up in Fifa corruption scandal
28.06.17 Helicopter 'strafes and drops grenades on Venezuela's Supreme Court in terror attack'
28.06.17 Cyber attack hits CHERNOBYL radiation system: 'Goldeneye' ransomware strikes across the globe, with US drug firm Merck, advertising giants WPP and Ukrainian power grid among victims
28.06.17 Syrian chemical weapons activity has been seen at Assad regime base used for previous attacks, say Pentagon
28.06.17 The 1989 Tiananmen Square Massacre? What Massacre?
28.06.17 Ukrainian military intelligence commander killed in Kiev car explosion
28.06.17 Social media can be used to 'predict future' – study
28.06.17 Nearly 850 rape kits growing mold at Austin Police Dept
28.06.17 ISIS-inspired plot lands N. Carolina man life sentence
28.06.17 PPR bonus podcast episode 7 How to Defeat Trolls
28.06.17 Video: ISIS Launches Surprise Counter-attack in Mosul
28.06.17 Confronting the Profits and Legacies of Nuclear Violence
28.06.17 Protecting the Terrorists: US-led Coalition’s ‘Very Dangerous Game’ of Sparing Al-Nusra in Syria – Lavrov
28.06.17 Ex-PM David Cameron & Prince William implicated in World Cup corruption scandal – FIFA report
28.06.17 After Getting Busted for Bombing Syria Based on a Lie, Trump Doubles Down … Threatens to Bomb Syria Even Harder for the Same Bogus Reason
28.06.17 “Pre-Crime” Surveillance Technology, Social Blacklisting
28.06.17 EPA to repeal Obama-era clean water regulation Trump called ‘one of the worst’
28.06.17 US drops Iraq, Myanmar from child soldiers list amid human rights groups outcry
28.06.17 Grand jury indicts 3 Chicago cops for alleged cover-up of fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald
28.06.17 US growth forecasts slide, IMF cites uncertainty in Trump’s fiscal plan
28.06.17 ‘Petya’ ransomware attack stems from NSA exploit - Snowden, security experts
28.06.17 'Truth gets lost in their stories, which people have right to know' – fmr CIA analyst on CNN scandal
28.06.17 Trump administration wants to make nuclear energy ‘cool again’
27.06.17 Elderly woman throwing coins in engine ‘for good luck’ causes 5-hour plane delay