Brexit, Russia loom over 'minefield' EU summit

Dec 15, 2016

Brexit, Russia loom over 'minefield' EU summit

European Union leaders grappled with Russia and Brexit at a “minefield” summit in Brussels on Thursday at the end of one of the most turbulent years in the bloc’s history. The 28 leaders are dealing with the migration crisis, sanctions against Moscow over the ...

EU, Cuba normalize ties after long rift

Dec 12, 2016

EU, Cuba normalize ties after long rift

The European Union and Cuba signed a deal Monday to normalize ties that had been blocked for decades by human rights concerns under revolutionary icon Fidel Castro. Cuba was the only Latin American country not to have a “dialogue and cooperation” deal with the ...