Trump US immigration ban triggers global backlash

Trump US immigration ban triggers global backlash

US President Donald Trump faced a growing international backlash Monday as foreign nations, including key US allies, and chiefs of industry denounced his immigration order. Taking a swipe at diplomats who signed a letter protesting the ban, White House spokesmen Sean Spicer said the document was “blown way out of proportion and exaggerated,” adding, “I […]

Merkel says no formal or informal talks before UK triggers Article 50 to withdraw from EU

Merkel says no formal or informal talks before UK triggers Article 50 to withdraw from EU

The leaders of Germany, France and Italy vowed Monday “a new impulse” for the EU as it reels from Brexit and told London that the bloc would make no deals before Britain formally decides to leave. The EU’s three most populous continental nations signalled that the UK must first take the plunge of invoking Article […]