Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is in the final stretch of talks with the EU and that he believes an interim deal will by in place by 9 May.
A new EU-wide alert system to deal with road accidents, called eCall, gets the go-ahead from Euro MPs.
Russia shows off a new-generation tank called Armata T-14 ahead of World War Two Victory Day celebrations on 9 May.
Fall of ex-IMF head another blow for Rajoy
Queuing for the boat from Italy to Tunisia
The photographer who shows the horrors of the Mediterranean
Camera traps show wildlife inside Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
Profile of German midfielder nominated for BBC Women's Footballer of Year
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The migrant influx is an explosive issue so EU leaders will tread carefully at an emergency summit, writes the BBC's Katya Adler.