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Call us: West scrambles to talk to Ukraine's new leader

1:48pm EDT

BRUSSELS The European Union scrambled to get a call with Ukraine's president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Monday as Western powers wondered whether the TV comic would heed their urgings to stick with reforms that they hope can anchor the country beyond the grip of Russia.

Call us - West scrambles to talk to Ukraine's new leader

1:48pm EDT

BRUSSELS The European Union scrambled to get a call with Ukraine's president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Monday as Western powers wondered whether the TV comic would heed their urgings to stick with reforms that they hope can anchor the country beyond the grip of Russia.

Call us: West scrambles to talk to Ukraine's new leader

12:00pm EDT

BRUSSELS The European Union scrambled to get a call with Ukraine's president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Monday as Western powers wondered whether the TV comic would heed their urgings to stick with reforms that they hope can anchor the country beyond the grip of Russia.

May evoked Blitz spirit to show EU Brexit progress

Apr 11 2019

BRUSSELS Theresa May told fellow European Union leaders that she was taking emergency political measures not seen in Britain since World War Two as she urged them to give her more time to clinch a deal for an orderly Brexit.

Weary EU set to give yet more time for Brexit

Apr 10 2019

BRUSSELS/LUXEMBOURG Brexit will not be on Friday, EU leaders will confirm when they meet British Prime Minister Theresa May at another crisis summit on Wednesday, but diplomats said they are still wrestling on how long it might be delayed and under what conditions.

Erneuter Brexit-Aufschub zeichnet sich ab - Neue Frist noch unklar

Apr 10 2019

Brüssel/Berlin Die britische Premierministerin Theresa May darf auf dem EU-Gipfel auf eine abermalige Verschiebung des EU-Austritts ihres Landes hoffen.

Summitry Night Fever: Decoding the Brexit showdown

Apr 08 2019

BRUSSELS European summits, jaded Englishmen have said, are like soccer: they go into extra-time, and the Germans always win.

Returning to London, May faces mammoth task to change minds on Brexit

Mar 22 2019

BRUSSELS Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday began the mammoth struggle of persuading a deeply divided parliament to back her Brexit deal after an EU summit granted her more time but little to help change minds at home. | Video

Germans must spend for Europe: EU candidate Weber

Mar 22 2019

BRUSSELS Germans must be ready to spend to bolster economies elsewhere in Europe, the German lead candidate for the EU center-right said on Friday as campaigning gets underway for European Parliament elections in May.

Keep Farage out: Weber wants no EU vote in UK

Mar 22 2019

BRUSSELS Europeans don't want Britons to vote in May's EU parliamentary election, the lead candidate for the center-right said on Friday, in part because Nigel Farage and other British euroskeptics would disrupt the Union.

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