US rejects Europe's hopes of relief from Iran sanctions

US rejects Europe's hopes of relief from Iran sanctions

Michael Peel in Brussels July 15, 2018 Print this page International companies active in Iran face the threat of US sanctions within weeks after Washington rebuffed a high-level European plea to exempt crucial industries that would help keep a nuclear deal with Tehran alive. Mike Pompeo, US secretary of state, and Steven Mnuchin, Treasury secretary, […]

“I think the European Union is a foe,” Trump says on eve of Putin summit

“I think the European Union is a foe,” Trump says on eve of Putin summit

Some of America’s oldest friends are not actually its friends, according to President Donald Trump. In an interview with CBS News that aired on Sunday, he said he believes the European Union is a “foe” of the United States. “Well, I think we have a lot of foes,” Trump said when asked by CBS Evening […]

Donald Trump has called his European allies a “foe”

Donald Trump has called his European allies a “foe”

On the eve of his meeting with Russia’s Vladimir Putin, US President Donald Trump has rattled allies once more by labelling the European Union a “foe”. In an interview with CBS News’ Face the Nation program, aired on Sunday, Mr Trump lumped the EU with China and Russia as US economic adversaries. “I think the […]

From London to Helsinki, protests followed Trump through Europe all weekend

From London to Helsinki, protests followed Trump through Europe all weekend

Sunday’s demonstrations capped a weekend in which the US president drew protests no matter where he went — whether in Finland, in London or even at his own golf resort in Turnberry, Scotland. Finnish Demonstrators gathered for a colorful and peaceful protest in Senate Square in central Helsinki, carrying signs, giving speeches and making their […]

Trump Labels Russia, China and Europe as 'Foes'

Trump Labels Russia, China and Europe as 'Foes'

WASHINGTON —  U.S. President Donald Trump is branding Russia, China and the European Union as “foes” of the United States, but specifically is singling out long-time allies in Europe for taking advantage of the United States on trade deals. “I think we have a lot of foes,” the U.S. leader told CBS News in an […]

PAL eyeing new routes to US, Europe next year

PAL eyeing new routes to US, Europe next year

PAL eyeing new routes to US, Europe next year TOULOUSE – Philippine Airlines, the country’s flag carrier, may open new routes to Europe and the US, officials said here on the sidelines of the delivery ceremonies for PAL’s first of six new Airbus A350-900. PAL is acquiring six new A350s, some of which may be […]

Tau following Player of Year compatriots to Europe

Tau following Player of Year compatriots to Europe

DURBAN – Winning the Premier Soccer League (PSL) Player of the Season should be the pinnacle for every footballer desiring to ply their trade in Europe if history is anything to go by. The reigning Footballer of the Season, Percy Tau is on the verge of making his big career move to English Premier League outfit, […]

China unleashed, Europe paralysed

China unleashed, Europe paralysed

Angela Merkel has been Chancellor of Germany for nearly 13 years, and she travels to China almost once a year. She has visited vegetable markets and old shrines, spoken to mayors and argued with party officials. She’s seen German factories and examined Chinese companies. She’s taken cooking classes and had driverless cars shown to her. […]

Donald Trump Says Immigration Is 'Changing the Culture' of Europe and 'They Better Watch Themselves'

Donald Trump Says Immigration Is 'Changing the Culture' of Europe and 'They Better Watch Themselves'

President Donald Trump claimed Friday immigration has changed the United Kingdom and Europe’s “culture” and added the continent “better watch themselves” during a joint press conference with British Prime Minister Theresa May. Trump made his comments beside the embattled May in Buckinghamshire during his first visit to the U.K., following his difficult meetings with NATO […]

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