"If they don't get what they want, I would walk away... If you don't get the deal you want, if you don't get a fair deal, then you walk away."
LONDON – U.S. President Donald Trump said Britain should refuse to pay its 39 billion pound EU extortion bill and “walk away” from Brexit talks if Brussels does not give the UK what it wants. In an interview with the Sunday Times newspaper ahead of his state visit to Britain starting Monday, Trump said the […]
May said she wanted Brexit to happen as planned on March 29 and shrugged off expectations that she will be forced to delay to avoid leaving the EU in a disorderly way without an agreement.
LONDON – British Prime Minister Theresa May said a timely exit for Britain from the European Union is “within our grasp” and insisted on Monday that delaying Brexit would be no way to solve the impasse in parliament over the departure. Her comments came as the opposition Labour Party said it would support calls for […]
"The U.S. does not want to watch as these ISIS fighters permeate Europe, which is where they are expected to go," Trump warned.
LONDON – President Donald Trump has called on European countries to take back captured Islamic State fighters late Saturday as U.S.-backed forces in Syria closed in on the extremist group’s final sliver of territory. “The United States is asking Britain, France, Germany and other European allies to take back over 800 ISIS fighters that we […]
European Commission officials are campaigning against "disinformation" which they see as a threat in election campaigns
BRUSSELS – The European Union on Tuesday urged advertising trade associations and US internet giants to intensify the fight against disinformation campaigns from suspects such as Russia, ahead of European elections in May. The European Commission said Google, Facebook, Twitter, Mozilla and trade groups have made “some progress” toward meeting their pledges to fight […]
Demonstrators hold placards at the "Brexit Betrayal Rally", a pro-Brexit rally, on Park Lane in London, Sunday Dec, 9, 2018. MP's are to vote on the EU withdrawal agreement on Tuesday.
LONDON – With a crucial parliamentary vote on Brexit looming, British Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers Sunday that they could take Britain into “uncharted waters” and trigger a general election if they reject the divorce deal she struck with the European Union. May is fighting to save her unpopular Brexit plan and her […]