Europe

Merkel: Brexit delay depends on UK parliament’s vote

Merkel: Brexit delay depends on UK parliament’s vote

German Chancellor backs British PM's delay request to Brexit, but says it will depend on positive vote in House of Commons

Diary.
Current events in Turkey and the world, leaders’ schedules and international events will be on the Diary page
UK: Labour adopts full definition of Islamophobia
20.03.2019

UK: Labour adopts full definition of Islamophobia

Opposition party adopts full working definition from cross-party alliance, calling it vital step to fight far-right extremism

'Updating Customs Union would benefit both EU, Turkey'
20.03.2019

'Updating Customs Union would benefit both EU, Turkey'

Turkey and EU in same boat on globalization, multilateralism, and trade conflicts, says head of EU delegation to Turkey

Karadzic gets life in prison for genocide, war crimes
20.03.2019

Karadzic gets life in prison for genocide, war crimes

Considering brutality and unprecedented size of crimes, 40-year prison sentence was insufficient, says Appeal Council

Germany welcomes May’s Brexit delay request
20.03.2019

Germany welcomes May’s Brexit delay request

Leaders of all other 27 EU member states will discuss May’s request in Brussels summit on Thursday, Merkel’s spokesman says

New poll: UK majority back extension of Brexit date
20.03.2019

New poll: UK majority back extension of Brexit date

With scheduled Brexit date just 9 days away, British people seem wary of PM May's deal, want other options