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Press Send for Brexit: E.U. Seals U.K. Withdrawal by Email

Press Send for Brexit: E.U. Seals U.K. Withdrawal by Email

The European Union’s 27 remaining member nations signed off on Britain’s departure in a typically low-key and bureaucratic style.
Press Send for Brexit: E.U. Seals U.K. Withdrawal by Email

Press Send for Brexit: E.U. Seals U.K. Withdrawal by Email

The European Union’s 27 remaining member nations signed off on Britain’s departure in a typically low-key and bureaucratic style.
What Should Europe Do About Viktor Orban and ‘Illiberal Democracy’?

What Should Europe Do About Viktor Orban and ‘Illiberal Democracy’?

Donald Tusk is leaving his job as European Council president, but he still faces the problem presented by his old friend, transformed by power and cynicism.
What Should Europe Do About Viktor Orban and ‘Illiberal Democracy’?

What Should Europe Do About Viktor Orban and ‘Illiberal Democracy’?

Donald Tusk is leaving his job as European Council president, but he still faces the problem presented by his old friend, transformed by power and cynicism.
Eurocrat Brands Brexit ‘One of the Most Spectacular Mistakes’ in History

Eurocrat Brands Brexit ‘One of the Most Spectacular Mistakes’ in History

The former President of the European Council Donald Tusk has said that Brexit is "one of the most spectacular mistakes" in history and that it would be better for the UK and the EU if Brexit did not
Ex-EU Chief Shares Photo of Himself Making Gun Gesture Behind Trump's Back

Ex-EU Chief Shares Photo of Himself Making Gun Gesture Behind Trump's Back

Former President of the European Council Donald Tusk has shared a picture of himself making a gun gesture behind U.S. President Donald Trump's back, and slammed Brexit in his first post-presidency
Johnson Loses First Attempt to Call Election in Latest Brexit Maneuver

Johnson Loses First Attempt to Call Election in Latest Brexit Maneuver

After the European Union extended the deadline for Britain’s departure to Jan. 31, Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost another vote in Parliament.
Johnson Loses First Attempt to Call Election in Latest Brexit Maneuver

Johnson Loses First Attempt to Call Election in Latest Brexit Maneuver

After the European Union extended the deadline for Britain’s departure to Jan. 31, Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost another vote in Parliament.
E.U. to Extend Brexit Deadline to Jan. 31

E.U. to Extend Brexit Deadline to Jan. 31

An earlier withdrawal is possible if the British Parliament approves Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan, Donald Tusk says.
Brexit Likely Delayed to 2020 as Macron Backs Three-month Extension

Brexit Likely Delayed to 2020 as Macron Backs Three-month Extension

It appears that Brexit will be delayed until 2020, as France's Emmanuel Macron has swung behind a three-month extension to the departure deadline.
Boris Sends EU Letters: One Asking for Brexit Delay, One Saying He Doesn't Want One

Boris Sends EU Letters: One Asking for Brexit Delay, One Saying He Doesn't Want One

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has sent the European Union two letters: one asking for a yet another Brexit delay, in accordance with Parliament's "Surrender Act", and another saying he does not want
Optimism Builds in Brussels for a Deal on Brexit, as Talks Go Down to the Wire

Optimism Builds in Brussels for a Deal on Brexit, as Talks Go Down to the Wire

Donald Tusk, the president of the European Council, said the “basic foundations of an agreement are ready,” but the British prime minister, Boris Johnson, said the goal remained “shrouded in mist.”
Optimism Builds in Brussels for a Deal on Brexit, as Talks Go Down to the Wire

Optimism Builds in Brussels for a Deal on Brexit, as Talks Go Down to the Wire

Donald Tusk, the president of the European Council, said the “basic foundations of an agreement are ready,” but the British prime minister, Boris Johnson, said the goal remained “shrouded in mist.”
EU Parliament Rubber Stamps Arch-Globalist Lagarde as New Head of Central Bank

EU Parliament Rubber Stamps Arch-Globalist Lagarde as New Head of Central Bank

Christine Lagarde, the globalist lawyer who ran the International Monetary Fund (IMF) until last week has had her appointment to the top of the European Central Bank (ECB) rubber-stamped by the
Ursula von der Leyen, First Woman Chosen for Top E.U. Job, Wins Confirmation

Ursula von der Leyen, First Woman Chosen for Top E.U. Job, Wins Confirmation

The former German defense minister will face an array of global challenges and the bloc’s own internal divisions.
Ursula von der Leyen, First Woman Chosen for Top E.U. Job, Wins Confirmation

Ursula von der Leyen, First Woman Chosen for Top E.U. Job, Wins Confirmation

The former German defense minister will face an array of global challenges and the bloc’s own internal divisions.
Who Got the E.U.’s Top Jobs

Who Got the E.U.’s Top Jobs

A German supporter of a “United States of Europe,” a French power broker, a Belgian coalition-builder and a Spanish socialist will try to lead the European Union through complex times.
E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

The nomination, along with the naming of Christine Lagarde as head of the European Central Bank, would put women in some of the most important European jobs.
E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission

The nomination, along with the naming of Christine Lagarde as head of the European Central Bank, would put women in some of the most important European jobs.
Who Will Get E.U.’s Top Jobs? Bloc Must Decide How to Fill Them First

Who Will Get E.U.’s Top Jobs? Bloc Must Decide How to Fill Them First

In typical European Union style, the bloc’s leaders even disagreed on the process they would follow to reach a decision.