Category: Headlines

Israel Goes All-Jewish 

The Israeli parliament Knesset adopted on Thursday, a law on the national Jewish character of the State of Israel. The controversial act was supported by 62...

EU urges ‘Full Preparedness’ for Brexit Talks Failure

The European Commission fears that Brussels and London will not have time to ratify the treaty on UK’s withdrawal from the European Union (Brexit) by late...

Boeing Lands $ 3.9 bn Deal for New Air Force One Jets

After 18-month talks, the Pentagon signed a deal with Boeing on the building of two jumbo jets for Air Force One. The contract cost was $ 3.9 billion. Given the...

US Files Claims with WTO against EU, China, Three Other Countries

Washington filed separate complaints on Monday with the World Trade Organization (WTO) against the retaliatory tariffs by the EU, Canada, China, Mexico and...

Google In for Another Huge Fine From EU

The European Commission on Wednesday may announce a decision in an antitrust case against Google, this time over the dominance of its Android operating system for...

Germany: We Can No Longer Rely on US

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday that Europe cannot any longer rely on the USA and the White House. Maas made this statement after...

Central Banks Keep Eye on Crypto-Currencies

The G20 Financial Stability Board, an international body that monitors and makes recommendations about the global financial system says it is concerned about the...

Trump Fails to Force Allies to Immediately Boost Defense Spending

US President Donald Trump did not threaten the US withdrawal from NATO at today’s emergency session of the alliance in Brussels, French President Emmanuel Macron...

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Trump speaks on May, Calls Johnson ‘a Friend’

President Donald Trump said that only the people of Great Britain can decide whether the British Prime Minister Theresa May should stay in power, Reuters reports....

China: Tariffs ‘Benefit No One’

China filed another complaint with the WTO over the introduction by the US of tariffs on imports of Chinese goods, the country’s Ministry of Commerce said...