Monday, November 18, 2019

EU should sanction Iran over missile tests, U.S. says

BRUSSELS/PARIS (Reuters) - The United States is pressing the European Union to consider economic sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles, a senior U.S....

Presenting legal advice, May fans flames of Brexit rebellion

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government fought on Monday to defend its Brexit deal by outlining the legal basis for parliament...

Far-right party enters regional parliament in Spain: opinion poll

A woman prepares her ballot in a polling cabin before casting her vote as electoral members and electoral observers of the parties check the...

Paris turned into battle zone as Yellow Vest protests escalate

PARIS (Reuters) - French riot police fought running battles with “yellow vest” protesters in the streets of Paris, in a third weekend of nationwide...

China’s president fetes deepening ties with Panama ahead of visit

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping held up Panama as a “natural” partner for deeper ties, according to an article published on...

UK lawmakers propose amendment to oppose PM May’s Brexit deal and no deal

LONDON (Reuters) - A group of senior British lawmakers on Thursday proposed an amendment to block Prime Minister Theresa May’s EU withdrawal deal which...

Extreme Brexit could be worse than financial crisis for UK: BoE

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain risks suffering an even bigger hit to its economy than during the global financial crisis 10 years ago if it...

G20 makes slow progress on communique amid ‘difficult’ talks

PARIS/BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Officials from the Group of 20 leading industrialized nations gathered in Argentina are making slow progress in drafting a final...

On solo Zambia trip, Prince Harry offers help to boost elephant numbers

LUSAKA (Reuters) - Britain’s Prince Harry on Monday offered Zambia support with boosting the country’s dwindling elephant population, as he began a two-day working...

Russia blocks Ukrainian navy from entering Sea of Azov

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia stopped three Ukrainian navy vessels from entering the Sea of Azov via the Kerch Strait on Sunday by placing a...