Angela Merkel has asserted that Germany and Europe can no longer rely on the United States under current President Donald Trump, according to Time magazine. On Sunday, the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, urged the European Union nations...Show More Summary
As German Chancellor Angela Merkel floats the notion that Europe cannot rely on the United States in the capacity is has in the past, core U.S. allies are ramping up discussions of a European Union nuclear weapons program—or “Eurodeterrent”—that would place France’s weapons arsenal under a common...
Jacob Heilbrunn Security, Europe It will be no small irony if Trump has impelled Europe to transform itself into a unified great power. Donald Trump entered office hoping that he could splinter the European Union. But what if his presidency...Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday warned that Europeans “must take our fate into our own hands,” saying that President Trump’s visit and his contentious relations with the European Union (EU) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging European Union nations to stick together in the face of new uncertainty over the United States and other challenges. Merkel said Sunday at a campaign event in Bavaria that “the times in which we can fully count on others are somewhat over, as I have experienced...
Frustrated at President Donald Trump’s reluctance to jump on the Paris climate accord bandwagon and irritated that British Prime Minister Theresa May continues to defy the European Union’s attempts to hamper Brexit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel suggested on Sunday that … More » The post Merkel Says That United States, Britain Are Undependable appeared first on EveryJoe.
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday urged European Union nations to stick together in the face of emerging policy divisions with the U.S., Britain's decision to leave the bloc and other challenges.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging European Union nations to stick together in the face of new uncertainty over the United States and other challenges. Merkel said Sunday at a … Click to Continue »
President Trump reportedly complained to world leaders about roadblocks he has faced setting up golf courses in the European Union. Belgian daily newspaper Le Soir reported Trump told Belgian Prime Minister he has mixed feelings about the European Union (EU) due to issues he has faced in the past setting up golf courses within its borders.... Show More Summary
On Donald Trump: President Trump reportedly complained to world leaders about roadblocks he has faced setting up golf courses in the European Union....“Every time we talk about a country, he remembered the things he had done. Scotland? He said he had opened a club. Show More Summary
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said the European Union had presented Turkey with a new 12-month timetable for renewing their relations, the Hurriyet daily said on Saturday.
Gibraltar Friday vowed to do whatever it takes to keep its position as a leading online gambling jurisdiction despite Britain's looming exit from the European Union. "Whatever Brexit may produce for Gibraltar, government will adapt its...Show More Summary
Daniel Gross, Slate: Donald Trump had some tough words for the Germans at the NATO summit in Belgium on Thursday. "The Germans are bad, very bad," he reportedly told Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Union. "Look at the millions of cars that they're selling in the USA. Show More Summary
It's been nearly a year since Britain made the shock decision to leave the European Union in a 52 percent to 48 percent public vote, a move that kicked off a major surge of anti-establishment and right-wing sentiment that rippled through much of the western world. Show More Summary
Mark Sayers asks us to look to the Bible’s steadying influence in an era of cultural turmoil. M ark Sayers hears it all the time: Between the election of Donald Trump, Britain’s exit from the European Union, clashes over transgenderShow More Summary
``The European Union will next month demand Britain agree to pay a fixed percentage of the EU's outstanding obligations on the day it leaves the bloc, in defiance of a British rejection of that logic as "preposterous... But the list of what it must pay, and go paying for some years after Brexit, is much longer. Show More Summary
Donald Trump has attacked Germans for being “bad, very bad” and vowed to limit US car imports from the country. At a meeting with European Union leaders in Brussels on Thursday Mr Trump reportedly said: “Look at the millions of cars they sell in the US. Mr Trump has repeatedly criticised Germany's large trade surplus with the US, which he said hurts US manufacturers.
Environmentalists say Poland has until Saturday to explain to European Union authorities why it has increased logging in Europe's last primeval forest, or face EU court. The European Commission says … Click to Continue »
European Union president Donald Tusk called Friday on G7 leaders to maintain sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine, but the White House said it did not yet "have a position" on the issue. The EU and United States under then...Show More Summary
The Latest on the G-7 summit in Taormina, Sicily (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The chairman of the European Union's council says he agrees with President Donald Trump that the … Click to Continue »