US President Donald Trump finished his two-day visit to the NATO summit in Brussels by reaffirming his commitment to the alliance and claiming that member nations agreed to his demands to significantly increase defense spending.
The German prosecutors have been seeking Puigdemont's extradition to Spain, where he is wanted for rebellion and misuse of public funds over his role in the campaign for Catalonia's independence.
The two-day NATO summit kicked off in Brussels on Wednesday, bringing together heads of state and government of the 29-nation military alliance.
Ahead of the gathering of EU interior ministers, Italy’s Matteo Salvini is bargaining with his German counterpart, Horst Seehofer over the idea of returning migrants to the country where they were registered. After debates in Germany which threatened the coalition, Seehofer is trying to push his proposal at the European level.
London's soon-to-be-announced white paper, a plan for the UK's future after its withdrawal from the EU, has already added to the resignation of the key figures in the British government, including Brexit Secretary David Davis and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday welcomed next week’s summit between the US and Russian leaders as a way of reducing confrontation risks.
PRAGUE (Sputnik) - The minority government of Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis won on Thursday a vote of confidence in parliament.
LONDON (Sputnik) - British Prime Minister Theresa May and US President Donald Trump will discuss a range of foreign policy issues, including Russia, the situation in the Middle East, trade relations and the forthcoming UK withdrawal from the EU during a meeting on July 13, the UK Prime Minister's office said Thursday.
Last month, US media reported that the Trump administration commissioned a Pentagon report considering Washington's options regarding its 35,000 troop-strong presence in Germany after the president expressed surprise at the cost of maintaining the presence.
LONDON (Sputnik) - The upcoming UK visit of US President Donald Trump will be met by hundreds of thousands of protesters and may have a scale comparable to the demonstrations against the Iraq War, Nick Dearden, a senior figure in the Stop Trump Coalition campaign group, told Sputnik on Wednesday.
Boris Johnson stood down from his position as foreign secretary earlier this week, in protest of UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit strategy, which he believes is fundamentally flawed.
ZAGREB (Sputnik) - The Croatian public and business community widely oppose the anti-Russian sanctions because of the fact that they affect the Croatian economy, Russian Ambassador in Croatia Anvar Azimov told Sputnik on Wednesday.
"Love how chilled the England squad is...before their biggest game in 28 years."
Emergency measures to keep Britain's food and drink industry afloat include stockpiling food ahead of 29 March 2019, the day the UK is scheduled to leave the European Union, according to pro-Brexit tabloid newspaper The Sun.
The views of many in the regional government of Edinburgh seem to contradict the majority of opinion in Scotland which favors ending freedom of movement with Europe.
There are clear signs that European countries are unlikely to tear up their energy cooperation agreements with Russia, regardless of Donald Trump's vocal dissatisfaction, especially when it comes to the Nord Stream 2 project, which involves all the major European gas and oil giants.
A two-day summit of NATO members convened earlier in the day in Brussels to discuss the challenges that rise before the bloc.
US President Donald Trump claimed earlier in the day at the NATO summit that Germany was "a captive" to Russia and stressed that Berlin "only makes Russia richer."
Inspired by classical sculpture and graffiti, a Lithuanian contemporary artist has created a sculpture of the bad boy of mixed martial arts and amateur fashionista. To make the statue to look exactly like the Irish fighter, the creator used real hair for the beard and realistic UV-resistant resin for his eyes.
The trial against the National Socialist Underground, branded “one of the most important in Germany's post-war history,” has come to an end after 5 years. Although Beate Zschäpe, the last of a trio which killed non-Germans and launched bomb attacks in the 2000's, has to spend life in jail, some demand further investigations.
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