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EU’s Barnier says will ‘improve’ Irish Brexit border proposal to UK

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union is ready to improve its proposal to Britain for an “insurance policy” backstop arrangement on how to manage its Irish...

EU working to ‘improve’ Irish Brexit border proposal to UK: Barnier

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union is ready to improve its proposal to Britain for an “insurance policy” backstop arrangement on how to manage its Irish...

Couple taken ill in Salisbury not exposed to nerve agent: UK police

(Reuters) – Two people taken ill in a restaurant in Salisbury, the English town where a former Russian agent and his daughter were poisoned in March, were not...

Germany ousts spymaster over far-right violence row

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s government said on Tuesday it would replace the head of its domestic intelligence agency who has faced accusations of harboring...

One killed, 11 injured at Ritz construction accident in Madrid

MADRID (Reuters) – One construction worker was killed and at least 11 injured when scaffolding and wrought iron work collapsed at the luxury Ritz Hotel in Madrid...

Russia’s foreign ministry summons Swiss envoy over spying claim

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday it had summoned Yves Rossier, Switzerland’s ambassador to Moscow, for an explanation over Swiss...

Syria’s Idlib spared attack, Turkey to send in more troops

ANKARA/AMMAN (Reuters) – Turkey will send more troops into Syria’s Idlib province after striking a deal with Russia that has averted a government offensive and...

EU ministers question Poland over rule of law concerns

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Poland’s right-wing government sought to explain itself to its European Union peers on Tuesday for the second time in three months on...

Italy’s prosecutors give League decades to repay party funds

ROME (Reuters) – Italian prosecutors said on Tuesday the far-right League can repay some 45 million euros ($53 million) it owes the state over the next 75 years,...

Germany’s far-right AfD moves against handful of radicals

BERLIN (Reuters) – Two regional branches of the anti-immigration far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) have taken steps to penalize members over suspected links...