Thousands in 'hellhole' Brussels turn out to protest Trump visit

May 25, 2017

Thousands in 'hellhole' Brussels turn out to protest Trump visit

Thousands of protesters carrying effigies of Donald Trump marched through Brussels on Wednesday after the U.S. president arrived for talks with the EU and NATO. “Trump not welcome” said banners waved by the crowd, which police said numbered around 9,000. Organizers put the size ...

/ May 8, 2017

Canada's Trudeau hails Macron victory, vows increased cooperation

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday congratulated Emmanuel Macron on winning France’s presidential election. “I look forward to working closely with President-elect Macron in the years ahead as we work together on a progressive agenda to promote international security, increase collaboration in science ...

U.S. deploys F-35 stealth fighters to Estonia for NATO drills

Apr 26, 2017

U.S. deploys F-35 stealth fighters to Estonia for NATO drills

Two U.S. F-35 fighter jets arrived on Tuesday in NATO member Estonia to take part in the military alliance’s drills as the aircraft saw their first operational deployment in continental Europe. The planes with stealth technology to avoid detection by radar landed at the ...

Western leaders cautious on Erdogan's thin win, expanded powers

/ Apr 17, 2017

Western leaders cautious on Erdogan's thin win, expanded powers

Western leaders reacted cautiously, but with some concern, after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s “Yes” campaign emerged as the winner of Sunday’s referendum on expanding the powers of his office. Some capitals, such as London, were holding fire until hearing the opinion of the ...