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Ex-Trump aide Steve Bannon sets up populist group to paralyze EU

/ Jul 24, 2018

Ex-Trump aide Steve Bannon sets up populist group to paralyze EU

Former Donald Trump political strategist Steve Bannon and a top associate have created a Brussels-based political organization intended to undermine, and ultimately paralyze, the European Union, Bannon and the associate told Reuters. In an interview and email conversations, Bannon and Raheem Kassam, a former chief ...

Britain's Brexit firebrand Farage meets Trump in New York

/ Nov 13, 2016

Britain's Brexit firebrand Farage meets Trump in New York

Leading Brexit campaigner and U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage visited U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at his home in New York City on Saturday and a Trump aide said the pair had a "very productive" meeting. "We're just tourists!" Farage joked with reporters after he ...

'Brexiteer' Farage booed in rowdy EU Parliament debate

/ Jun 29, 2016

'Brexiteer' Farage booed in rowdy EU Parliament debate

Leading Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage was booed and heckled in a raucous special session of the European Parliament on Tuesday as he accused the EU of imposing a superstate on its citizens and predicted other countries would follow Britain in leaving the bloc. Facing Farage, ...

Britain's UKIP says it rejects Farage's resignation request

/ May 12, 2015

Britain's UKIP says it rejects Farage's resignation request

He's back: The U.K. Independence Party says the resignation of Nigel Farage as party leader has been rejected and he remains in the party's top post. The party said its national executive committee unanimously refused to accept the resignation. The announcement came Monday, three days ...

UKIP victorious in EU vote

/ May 26, 2014

UKIP victorious in EU vote

by Andrew Osborn and Guy Faulconbridge

Britain's U.K. Independence Party stormed to victory Sunday in European elections, riding a tide of Euroskepticism and anxiety about immigration to beat Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party, partial results showed. With 56 out of 73 seats declared, UKIP — which ...

Far-right, Euroskeptics surge in EU vote

/ May 26, 2014

Far-right, Euroskeptics surge in EU vote

Far-right and Euroskeptic parties made sweeping gains in European Parliament elections Sunday — triggering what one prime minister called a political "earthquake" by those who want to slash the powers of the European Union or abolish it altogether. Voters in 21 of the EU's 28 ...