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European Council President Donald Tusk (R) and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker met China's Premier Li Keqiang as part of an annual summit

EU Leaders Will Discuss Brexit, Immigration Failures at Summit

EU leaders grapple this week with two of the biggest threats to the European project – the messy divorce with Britain, and their failure to share responsibility taking in people seeking better lives or sanctuary in Europe.

U.S. President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive on Air Force One at Melsbroek Military airport in Melsbroek, Belgium, Tuesday, July 10, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump is in Brussels to attend a two-day NATO summit.

Trump Fires Back at EU Tusk’s Mockery of America

President Donald Trump refuted European Council President Donald Tusk’s Tuesday slam about the number of America’s allies as Trump took off for this week’s NATO summit.

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, who heads a month-old anti-immigration government, had vetoed joint conclusions for the entire agenda of the summit in Brussels until his demands were finally met before dawn

EU Leaders Seal Migration Deal After Marathon Talks

EU leaders clinched a hard-won migration deal during all-night talks Friday that Italy’s hardline new premier said meant his country was “no longer alone” in shouldering the responsibility for migrants. Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, who heads a month-old anti-immigration

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EU President Tusk ‘Should be Afraid’ After Hours of Questioning in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish investigators questioned Donald Tusk, president of the European Council, for more than eight hours Thursday as a witness in an investigation into the 2010 plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski — a case widely seen as an attempt to discredit and humiliate the EU leader by his longtime rival.

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EU Chiefs to Meet Turkey’s Erdogan Amid Strained Relations

BRUSSELS (AFP) – EU leaders Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk will meet Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Brussels next Thursday, the European Commission said, following months of strained relations. Juncker, who heads the European Commission, and Tusk, who heads

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EU Chief Tusk Calls For Calm as Brexit Tensions Soar

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union chief Donald Tusk appealed Thursday for calm as tensions soar between Brussels and London over negotiations on Britain’s departure from the bloc. “These negotiations are difficult enough as they are. If we start arguing before