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Corbyn on Defensive as U.K. Jewish Groups Protest Anti-Semitism

Corbyn on Defensive as U.K. Jewish Groups Protest Anti-Semitism

Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn was forced onto the defensive after Jewish groups called on supporters to gather in Parliament Square to protest against perceived antisemitism in the main U.K.
What to Watch Next in AT&T Case: Turner, Dish Take Witness Stand

What to Watch Next in AT&T Case: Turner, Dish Take Witness Stand

The top executive of Turner Broadcasting and the head of Dish Network Corp.’s Sling TV are slated to testify Monday as U.S. antitrust enforcers resume their court fight against AT&T Inc.’s
Lagarde Urges Rainy-Day Fund for Euro Area to Aid Against Shocks

Lagarde Urges Rainy-Day Fund for Euro Area to Aid Against Shocks

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde urged Europe to pursue further integration, including on spending, saying a closer union of euro-area countries would help counter rising populism and
Brexit Bulletin: Blair and the Abyss

Brexit Bulletin: Blair and the Abyss

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EU, Turkey Seek to Mend Ties Amid Disputes Over Sea Borders

EU, Turkey Seek to Mend Ties Amid Disputes Over Sea Borders

Three European Union leaders will hold talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Bulgaria on Monday in a bid to mend frayed relations and ensure Turkey continues to prevent an influx of
There’s a New Center of Power in Germany

There’s a New Center of Power in Germany

To gauge the balance of power in Angela Merkel’s new government, look at where she’s placed her top political fixer.
U.S. Actively Engaged With China on Trade Dispute, Navarro Says

U.S. Actively Engaged With China on Trade Dispute, Navarro Says

The Trump administration is “actively” involved in talks with China to resolve trade tensions, and the U.S. has no intention of starting a trade war, a senior White House adviser said.
Saudis Intercept Biggest Missile Barrage Yet From Yemen War

Saudis Intercept Biggest Missile Barrage Yet From Yemen War

Saudi Arabia said it intercepted seven ballistic missiles fired at Riyadh and other cities by Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen, the biggest such barrage since the kingdom went to war against them
Catalan Separatists Face Reality Check After Puigdemont Is Detained

Catalan Separatists Face Reality Check After Puigdemont Is Detained

Carles Puigdemont’s removal from Catalonia’s political scene to a German jail forces the separatist movement to take a decision: keep bickering on the way ahead, or set aside outstanding differences
Former National Security Leaders Uneasy With Bolton's Tough Talk

Former National Security Leaders Uneasy With Bolton's Tough Talk

Two former national security officials said Sunday they don’t agree with the saber-rattling rhetoric of President Donald Trump’s pick to become the new national security chief.
Facebook Hasn't Been 'Forthcoming,' Warner Says, Floating New Rules

Facebook Hasn't Been 'Forthcoming,' Warner Says, Floating New Rules

Facebook Inc. hasn’t been “fully forthcoming” as Congress probed Russia’s attempted meddling in the 2016 presidential election, U.S. Senator Mark Warner of Virginia said Sunday as the social-media
Conflicts Prevent diGenova From Joining Trump's Legal Team

Conflicts Prevent diGenova From Joining Trump's Legal Team

The husband and wife legal team of Joseph diGenova and Victoria Toensing will not be joining President Donald Trump’s personal legal team representing him in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia
Trump Confidant Ruddy Predicts Shulkin Out But Few Other Changes

Trump Confidant Ruddy Predicts Shulkin Out But Few Other Changes

A confidant to President Donald Trump said he expects Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin to leave his post “very soon” while predicting that Chief of Staff John Kelly and Housing Secretary Ben
Mnuchin ‘Hopeful’ Truce Can Be Reached With China on Trade

Mnuchin ‘Hopeful’ Truce Can Be Reached With China on Trade

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he’s optimistic that the U.S. can reach a agreement with China that will forestall the need to impose the tariffs that President Donald Trump has ordered on
Go Forth and Vote, Egyptians Told, as Apathy Fears Stalk Ballot

Go Forth and Vote, Egyptians Told, as Apathy Fears Stalk Ballot

Outside one Cairo polling station on Monday, a group of young men wore identical white T-shirts emblazoned with the slogan, “Egypt First: Go and Participate.” At others, voters were promised free food
U.S. and South Korea Reach Trade Agreement

U.S. and South Korea Reach Trade Agreement

The U.S. agreed to revise its trade deal with South Korea and spare the country from President Donald Trump’s steel tariff, as the allies sought to resolve disputes before planned meetings with Kim
Israel to Invest $275 Million in Digital Health Project

Israel to Invest $275 Million in Digital Health Project

Israel approved a plan to invest 1 billion shekels ($275 million) to digitize the personal health records of its nearly 9 million citizens to help develop new drugs.
Brexit `Leave’ Camp May Have Broken Spending Rules, Observer Says

Brexit `Leave’ Camp May Have Broken Spending Rules, Observer Says

The main group that campaigned for Britain to leave the European Union, which included Boris Johnson among its advocates, may have broken campaign spending laws, according to the Observer newspaper,
Former Catalan Leader Puigdemont Arrested in Germany

Former Catalan Leader Puigdemont Arrested in Germany

Protests broke out in Catalonia after police detained former regional President Carles Puigdemont as he crossed into Germany from Denmark by car, bringing nearer his eventual return to Spain to face
Italian Populists Sideline Mainstream as They Vie for Premiership

Italian Populists Sideline Mainstream as They Vie for Premiership

After outmaneuvering establishment parties to emerge as lead negotiators in Italy’s search for a new government, the populist pair Luigi Di Maio and Matteo Salvini seek to win enough support this week