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Russia blocks several terrorist financing channels

Russia blocked several channels used to finance terrorist groups, authorities said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/16 8:36:02

Dutch FM welcomes Brexit draft agreement

Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok considers the Brexit draft agreement "a good step", he stated on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/16 0:51:25

Merkel welcomes draft Brexit deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) on Thursday welcomed an agreement between European Union (EU) and British negotiators on a draft Brexit withdrawal deal.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 23:30:55

Britain's May hit by resignations over Brexit draft deal

British leader Theresa May suffered a huge blow on Thursday when a series of ministers including her Brexit secretary quit as she tried to sell her proposed EU withdrawal agreement to a divided parliament.
Source: AFP | 2018/11/15 22:03:40

French PM warns of "no-deal" Brexit risk due to uncertainty in Britain

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Thursday cast doubt on the possibility to ratify a draft Brexit deal after a series of minister resignations made hard for British Prime Minister Theresa May to sell the divorce accord with the European Union (EU).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 21:57:38

Paris-sized crater recently found under Greenland ice

A massive iron meteorite smashed into Greenland as recently as 12,000 years ago, leaving a crater bigger than Paris that was recently discovered beneath the ice with sophisticated radar, researchers said Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/11/15 20:58:42

British PM tells parliament "no plan for no-deal Brexit"

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday told the parliament that "there is no plan for the no-deal Brexit," and the parliament should decide whether it wants the United Kingdom to leave the European Union (EU) without any deal at all.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 20:45:00

Second British minister steps down over draft Brexit deal

British Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey on Thursday resigned over the draft Brexit agreement, becoming the second cabinet member to step down hours before British Prime Minster Theresa May is to speak to the parliament to sell the new divorce deal.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 18:54:58

British minister resigns over draft Brexit agreement

British Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab resigned on Thursday, saying that he "cannot in good conscience support" the draft Brexit agreement between London and Brussels.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 17:27:08

Greece hit by first major strike in post bailout era

Greece's umbrella trade unions of the public sector ADEDY called a 24-hour strike Wednesday, demanding increases in wages and pensions after being slashed since 2010.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 14:19:08

Critical 24-hours for UK PM as her Brexit deal faces stormy reception

British Prime Minister Theresa May will face her toughest test yet in the House of Commons Thursday on the long road to Brexit.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 13:11:29

Macron admits failure, but sticks to contested reforms

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday admitted "I'm not perfect," but he recalled his determination to reform Europe's main powerhouse that may further fuel social roar and cost him his place at the Elysee Palace.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 11:35:15

France, Germany give cautious welcome to crucial progress in Brexit negotiation

French and German governments said Wednesday night that they welcomed the decisive progress made in Brexit negotiations, warning that there is still a long way to go.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 10:08:33

UK PM "firmly" believes draft deal is best result of Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Wednesday that "I firmly believe the draft agreement is the best result" of the Brexit negotiations between London and Brussels, but acknowledged that "there will be difficult days ahead."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 8:25:11

UK PM gets backing from cabinet for Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Wednesday night that the cabinet has given its backing to her Brexit deal.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 8:21:29

Everyone is talking about a European army

Nobody knows exactly what a full-fledged European army looks like, but the talk of it has rocketed to the sky.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 8:13:54

Decisive step has been made towards concluding Brexit negotiations: Barnier

The European Union (EU) and Britain have made decisive steps to end Brexit negotiations, said the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier Wednesday, sending a clear signal for an upcoming special summit later this month.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/15 8:11:51

Safe on land

Migrant children are seen chatting to each other after their arrival at the Port of Malaga, Spain on Wednesday. Spain's Maritime Rescue service rescued 176 migrants aboard dinghies at the Mediterranean Sea and brought them to Malaga Harbour where they were assisted by the Spanish Red Cross.
Source: IC | 2018/11/14 22:05:15