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Mike Pence Lashes European Allies for Their Stance on Iran

His speech to foreign ministers and diplomats from about five dozen countries came hours after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo dropped any remaining pretense about the goal of the conference, which had been formally described as focusing [...]

Mike Pompeo’s European Union troublemaker tour

Mike Pompeo is heading for the EU’s eastern fringe — on a mission to make sure it’s looking west. That’s how senior administration officials present the secretary of state’s upcoming visits to Hungary, Slovakia and [...]

European Countries Recognize Guaidó as Venezuela’s Leader, Joining U.S.

Seven European Union countries on Monday recognized Juan Guaidó as the legitimate leader of Venezuela, turning decisively against President Nicolás Maduro after he refused their demand to schedule a new presidential election. The [...]

3 European Nations Create Firm to Trade With Iran, but Will Anyone Use It?

This month, the European Union imposed its first sanctions on Iran since the nuclear deal in reaction to the plots and to missile testing. The bloc also added two Iranian individuals and an Iranian intelligence unit to its terrorist list. In [...]

Hacked European Cables Reveal a World of Anxiety About Trump, Russia and Iran

There was also an inquiry about whether to allow Dmitry O. Rogozin, a former Russian deputy foreign minister who had called for the annexation of Crimea, to travel to Austria for an international meeting on “the peaceful uses of outer [...]

Jeff Sessions joins European talks on terrorism, migration

LYON, France (AP) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has joined European security chiefs holding talks in France on fighting terrorism and controlling migration. Elite police forces are staging an anti-terrorism exercise Tuesday in [...]

Why European Leaders Ambushed Theresa May in Salzburg

LONDON — “Humiliation” and “ambush” were the most common descriptions ricocheting around the British news media after the European Union summit meeting in Salzburg, Austria, blew up in Prime Minister Theresa May’s face on [...]

Mueller injects new drama into Trump’s European whirlwind

WINDSOR CASTLE — The Range Rover inched slowly along the gravel path toward the castle, delivering President Donald Trump to the regal encounter he’d been anticipating for days: a meeting with the Queen of England strictly devoted to pomp [...]

‘Very stable’ Trump? European leaders beg to differ

As a NATO summit he threw into chaos wrapped up Thursday, President Donald Trump cheekily declared himself a “very stable genius.” The other world leaders present mostly begged to differ. Story Continued Below Trump’s wildly unpredictable [...]

Merkel and Macron Try to Save European Union, and Themselves

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Meeting before a key European summit meeting, the French and German leaders found compromises on the euro and a reform of migration policies. Source: NYT > World