Macron was today shamelessly BUYING his way out of trouble caving in to rioters after weeks of blood and chaos on the streets of France, with a host of policy U-turns and a multi-billion euro package of ‘presidency-saving’ measures.
The EU is preparing to create a new payment mechanism to allow continued trade with Iran, despite US sanctions being reimposed over the country’s nuclear programme, in a direct challenge to US President Donald Trump.
Parliament will hold an emergency three-hour debate this morning after Theresa May’s announcement yesterday that a planned vote on the Government’s Brexit deal, which had been scheduled for today, was being postponed.
China has threatened to ramp up its aggression towards the US in the South China Sea, after military and government officials discussed the tensions and relations between the world’s two largest economies on Saturday.
ay’s deal is a threat to the unity of Great Britain, with almost half of voters in Northern Ireland now ready to support a united Ireland if Britain leaves the EU under the agreement she struck with the bloc, a shocking poll has revealed.
James Cameron is a postdoctoral research associate at King’s College London - RUSI
The prospect of a renewed arms race in Europe and of transatlantic turmoil have come at a terrible moment for the UK, as it struggles to retain its traditional status as a bridge between a US government and Europe.
Americans tend to take the fundamental stability of the international order for granted, but history shows that world orders do collapse. At this stage, the United States must check the assertive, rising powers of Russia and China before it's too late.
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