Archive for November, 2018

Opinion: What the Manafort deal collapse means for Mueller

Special counsel Robert Mueller informed a federal judge on Monday that Paul Manafort’s cooperation deal has imploded because of Manafort’s …Read the Rest

Lawmakers criticize Facebook's Zuckerberg for UK parliament no-show

Facebook came under fire on Tuesday from lawmakers from several countries who accused the firm of undermining democratic institutions and …Read the Rest

European politicians call for new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

Senior politicians from Germany, Austria, Poland and Estonia on Tuesday raised the possibility of new EU sanctions against Russia to …Read the Rest

Ukraine introduces martial law citing threat of Russian invasion

Ukraine on Monday imposed martial law for 30 days in parts of the country most vulnerable to an attack from …Read the Rest

Alibaba's Jack Ma is a Communist Party member, China state paper reveals

Jack Ma, the head of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and China’s best-known capitalist, is a Communist Party member, …Read the Rest

Opinion: Has the world learned from the Holocaust? No.

The rise of the far right in Europe has brought back to the surface fears that many had hoped were …Read the Rest

CNN poll reveals anti-Semitism is alive and well

Anti-Semitic stereotypes are alive and well in Europe, while the memory of the Holocaust is starting to fade, a sweeping …Read the Rest

Obama's victory lifted millions of Americans. But for white supremacists, he lit a powder keg that was exacerbated by Trump's victory.

On Election Night in 2008, Americans gathered in Grant Park, Chicago. They cried tears of joy knowing Barack Obama would …Read the Rest

Spain revives call for shared control over Gibraltar after Brexit

Spain will revive its bid for shared sovereignty over Gibraltar once Britain has left the European Union, the country’s prime …Read the Rest

EU agrees 'best possible' Brexit deal, urges Britons to back May

European Union leaders warned the British parliament not to wreck Theresa May’s Brexit deal, saying a package agreed with the …Read the Rest