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Iran Is the Target and Russia Knows That

Hours after the U.S., Britain and France conducted joint military strikes on Syria on April 14, experts from the Organization for the Prohibition of …

Middle East

Labour want EU trade access - Market move may reshape Brexit plans

Last week’s description, by European Council president, Donald Tusk, of the conclusion reached by British prime minister Theresa May and her divided …

Rome sees first snowfall in years

A rare snowfall has paralyzed Italy's capital, forcing authorities to shut schools and send in the army to help clear the streets. The Colosseum, the …

Glenn Beck: The United States feels a lot like pre–World War II Germany

‘We are currently deeply — probably 1926, 1928 — Weimar Republic.’<p>That’s Glenn Beck’s assessment of just how nasty things have gotten of late in …

World War II

Germany's new health minister Jens Spahn: Young, conservative and ambitious

At school, Jens Spahn said he aimed to become chancellor one day. At 22, he won a seat in Germany's parliament. Today, critics of Angela Merkel's …

Merkel's party backs coalition deal to form new German gov't

German Chancellor Angela Merkel rallied her party Monday behind a proposed new government with the center-left Social Democrats, receiving …

Brexiting bad: 5 ways the UK could go rogue

The U.K. and the EU often act as if London, standing with its back to a cliff edge, has little leverage in the Brexit talks.<p>But that’s only true if …

Hubble among 16 space telescopes found to have major bug

The discovery that 16 space telescopes, including Hubble, have a major technical flaw in their system raises questions about their research data.<p>The …

Homeless to be detained in Brussels as cold snap moves across Europe

Belgian mayor orders police to detain rough sleepers who refuse shelter, as temperatures plunge across continent<p>Homeless people in parts of Brussels will be detained overnight if they refuse shelter to protect them from sub-zero temperatures this week.<p>A weather front nicknamed the “beast from the …

Weather

Poland Pitches Europe on Its War on Judges

The European Union holds enough cards to stop a judicial purge. But Warsaw's charm offensive just may be working.<p>Marcin Warchol is burning to show me a presentation he's used to persuade people in the Netherlands, Denmark, Slovakia and Croatia.<p>"It's funny," the former academic says of the European …

Europe

Why Barnier should consider mutual regulatory recognition and a Brexit deal including financial services is essential for the UK and EU

Would you believe me if I told you that Michel Barnier has recently said that “the EU and the UK agree on the overall objectives of sound and …

Jeremy Corbyn unveils plan to use Brexit for nationalisation agenda

Jeremy Corbyn will today outline how he plans to create a new relationship with the EU that would allow a Labour government to nationalise large …

New British party inspired by Macron seeks to overturn Brexit | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - A new British party inspired by French President Emmanuel Macron’s movement launched a campaign on Monday to thwart Brexit by convincing lawmakers to block any EU withdrawal deal Prime Minister Theresa May can strike.<p>Sandra Khadhouri of Renew poses for a photograph at the launch …

United Kingdom

Explained: Italy’s general election and why it's important for Europe

Europe’s populist outbreak is set for a key test on March 4 as voters in Italy go to the polls to choose a new government.<p>Anti-establishment parties have enjoyed a surge in recent years, from Marine Le Pen’s Front National in France to the anti-migrant Alternative for Germany.<p>Italy — where populist …

New anti-Brexit party in UK

Its sole aim: to ride the current wave of public opinion (albeit by no means the majority) which favours the UK remaining in the EU.<p>The party has …

Brexit Bulletin: Theresa May’s Vision Emerges

<i>Sign up to receive the Brexit Bulletin in your inbox, and follow @Brexit on Twitter.</i><p>Theresa May is yet to set out what kind of Brexit she wants, and …

United Kingdom

Macedonia To Scrap Alexander Signs To Appease Greece

By Sinisa Jakov Marusic<p>Macedonia said it will start replacing ‘Alexander the Great’ name signs from the busiest airport and highway – once its …

Europe

The right kind of Grexit

PARIS — Who would have thought a couple of years ago that the European Union would be arguing in 2018 not about how to push Greece out of the …

Europe

Theresa May’s Brexit Vision Is Starting to Take Shape

<i>Follow</i> <i>@Brexit on Twitter, join our Facebook group and sign up to our Brexit Bulletin.</i><p>As Theresa May retreats to the countryside with her Cabinet to …

United Kingdom

The rise and fall of Mikheil Saakashvili

KIEV — In the early part of this millennium, he was an international icon of the movement toward reform and democracy, a favorite of U.S. presidents …

Russia
United Kingdom

Brexit Bulletin: Are We Nearly There Yet?

<i>Sign up to get the Brexit Bulletin in your inbox, and follow @Brexit on Twitter.</i><p>Almost 20 months after the United Kingdom voted in favor of leaving …

United Kingdom

How Brussels plans to plug its Brexit budget blackhole through cuts, plastic taxes and visa fees

When Britain finally leaves the European Union, the bloc will face a budget shortfall of up to €15 billion a year.<p>The current EU budget period ends in 2020, about the time that the proposed Brexit transition period is likely to finish, and ran to about €960 billion (about £849 billion) from its …

The Truth About Poland's Role in the Holocaust

The best history provokes cognitive dissonance. And any version of past events that purports definitively to clarify good vs. evil should be viewed …

EU member states at odds over "hard line" Brexit stance

EU member states are increasingly at odds over the "hard line" taken by France, Germany and the Commission over the UK's future trade deal, it has …

George Soros 'won't butt out' on Brexit after UK press hounding

The Hungarian-born financier has defended donations to a pro-EU group after being accused of trying to undermine Brexit. The controversy saw two …

The Many Ways The EU Could Now Make Life Difficult For The UK

News<p>Leaked Document Highlights Brussels' Power To Penalise The UK<p>Another day, another depressing news story reminding us why Brexit was a terrible …

Curbing migration post-Brexit would be 'catastrophic' for Scotland: report | Reuters

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Curbing migration after Britain leaves the European Union would be “catastrophic” for Scotland’s economy, the devolved Scottish government said on Wednesday.<p>The Union flag,The Scottish Saltire and The European flag fly at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh Scotland, Britain …

European Union

Brexit war Cabinet meets as Brussels document reveals plan to restrict Single Market access, block trade talks during transition

Theresa May's Brexit war Cabinet meets today, as a EU document reveals Brussels is looking at ways to restrict access to the Single Market during a …

Brexit: Leaked documents show EU could restrict UK's single market access during transition

Brussels will demand the power to block Britain's access to the single market during the post-Brexit transition period, according to leaked papers …