Brexit

April 18, 2018 - 6:02 am
LONDON (AP) — Inflation in Britain unexpectedly fell in March, official figures showed Wednesday, suggesting that the Brexit vote's boost to prices is running its course and raising questions in financial markets as to whether the Bank of England will raise interest rates again this month. The...
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French President Emmanuel Macron listens to speeches at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, April 17, 2018 as European lawmakers raise placards reading "Stop the War in Syria" in protest against airstrikes launched by the U.S., Britain and France in Syria last week criticizing the legitimacy of the operation. Macron is expected to outline his vision for the future of Europe to push for deep reforms of the 19-nation eurozone and will launch a drive to seek European citizens' opinions on the European Union's future. (AP Photo/ Jean Francois Badias)
April 17, 2018 - 9:05 am
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on French President Emmanuel Macron's speech to the European Parliament (all times local): 2:50 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel is setting her sights on a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron later this week as "another building block" toward...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, poses as he is welcomed by European Parliament president Antonio Tajani upon his arrival at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. In his speech to European lawmakers Tuesday in Strasbourg, France, Macron will launch a drive to seek European citizens' opinions on the European Union's future. (AP Photo/ Jean Francois Badias)
April 17, 2018 - 7:51 am
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on French President Emmanuel Macron's speech to the European Parliament (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Denmark's Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen has welcomed the speech by French President Emmanuel Macron to the European Parliament, saying it was "good to...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, poses as he is welcomed by European Parliament president Antonio Tajani upon his arrival at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. In his speech to European lawmakers Tuesday in Strasbourg, France, Macron will launch a drive to seek European citizens' opinions on the European Union's future. (AP Photo/ Jean Francois Badias)
April 17, 2018 - 6:40 am
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on French President Emmanuel Macron's speech to the European Parliament (all times local): 12:35 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says the European Union shouldn't accept any new member countries until the 28-nation bloc is more deeply integrated and has...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, poses as he is welcomed by European Parliament president Antonio Tajani upon his arrival at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, April 17, 2018. In his speech to European lawmakers Tuesday in Strasbourg, France, Macron will launch a drive to seek European citizens' opinions on the European Union's future. (AP Photo/ Jean Francois Badias)
April 17, 2018 - 5:44 am
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on French President Emmanuel Macron's speech to the European Parliament (all times local): 11:40 a.m. French President Emmanuel Macron is proposing creating a new tax on the digital economy to help finance the European Union budget. In a speech in Strasbourg-...
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Former Prime Minister Tony Blair stands during an interview about the Good Friday agreement on the eve of its 20th anniversary, in London, Monday, April 9, 2018. The agreement known as the Good Friday Agreement, was signed by Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern and British Prime Minister Tony Blair on April 10, 1998 and brought together Catholic nationalists and Protestant unionists in a government for Northern Ireland's Catholics and Protestants. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP)
April 10, 2018 - 10:37 am
LONDON (AP) — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and ex-British Prime Minister Tony Blair were in Belfast Tuesday to mark the 20th anniversary of Northern Ireland's peace accord, as Brexit casts a shadow over the deal's future. Former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell, who headed the talks that produced...
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Former Prime Minister Tony Blair stands during an interview about the Good Friday agreement on the eve of its 20th anniversary, in London, Monday, April 9, 2018. The agreement known as the Good Friday Agreement, was signed by Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern and British Prime Minister Tony Blair on April 10, 1998 and brought together Catholic nationalists and Protestant unionists in a government for Northern Ireland's Catholics and Protestants. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP)
April 10, 2018 - 6:13 am
LONDON (AP) — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and ex-British Prime Minister Tony Blair are heading to Belfast to mark the 20th anniversary of Northern Ireland's peace accord, as Brexit casts a shadow over its future. The deal, signed 20 years ago Tuesday, ended three decades of violence in which...
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks to the media during a joint news conference after the talks with his Bangladesh counterpart Abul Hassan Mahmud Ali in Moscow, Russia, Monday, April 2, 2018. Lavrov told reporters on Monday that Moscow is concerned that the United States has been "gaining a serious foothold" on the east bank of the Euphrates river despite Trump's earlier promises that the U.S. would leave when the Islamic State group is defeated. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
April 02, 2018 - 3:03 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister accused Britain and the United States of spreading "lies and disinformation" about the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in England, declaring Monday that East-West tensions are worse now than during the Cold War. Britain has blamed Russia for the March 4 nerve...
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