France

Eurogroup Boss Says Europe ‘On its Own’ in Trump Era

BRUSSELS (AFP) – Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem warned Thursday that Europe was “on its own” after protectionist Donald Trump took over as US president, but said it could be an opportunity to strengthen the EU.

France

Juncker’s Remarks On France Damage Credibility Of Commission – Dijsselbloem

BERLIN (Reuters) – Eurogroup president Jeroen Dijsselbloem (pictured above) has criticised European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker for saying that the European Commission has given France leeway on fiscal rules “because it is France”. “If the Commission President says that things

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World View: Houthi Airstrikes Bomb Aden as Yemen War Widens

Greece’s Alexis Tsipras threatens Europe with ‘jihadists and terrorists’; Eurogroup chairman suggests capital controls in Greece; Houthi airstrikes bomb Aden as Yemen war widens; Kerry: US is ‘deeply disturbed’ by Syrian regime’s chemical weapons

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah

World View: Hezbollah Backs Down from War with Israel

Hezbollah backs down from war with Israel; Clashes between Nusra front and Free Syrian Army spreading in Syria; Jundallah takes credit for massive mosque attack in Pakistan; Egypt’s military begins ‘wide military offensives’ in North Sinai; Greece clashes with eurogroup ‘No more bailout, no more troika!’; In Denmark you are now paid to take out a mortgage