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GREECE POLITICS: Alexis Tsipras Sees Progress On Cyprus

GREECE POLITICS: Alexis Tsipras Sees Progress On Cyprus

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras: “A precondition is the other side, particularly Turkey, come to negotiations in similar spirit, putting aside aggressive rhetoric.”

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SCOTLAND POLITICS: Sturgeon Says Scotland Must Have Choice On Independence If Brexit Wishes Ignored

SCOTLAND POLITICS: Sturgeon Says Scotland Must Have Choice On Independence If Brexit Wishes Ignored

Scottish First Minister Sturgeon said Scots, who voted by clear majority against leaving EU in last referendum, were now more likely to want independence

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Sets For ‘Hard Brexit’, Britain Will Leave EU Single Market

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Sets For ‘Hard Brexit’, Britain Will Leave EU Single Market

“I want to be clear: What I am proposing cannot mean membership of the single market,” Prime Minister Theresa May told an audience of foreign diplomats and Britain’s own Brexit negotiating team at a mansion house in London.

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LITHUANIA POLITICS: Lithuania to Build Fence to Boost Security On Its Border With Russia’s Kaliningrad Enclave

LITHUANIA POLITICS: Lithuania to Build Fence to Boost Security On Its Border With Russia’s Kaliningrad Enclave

Lithuania politician Rasa Jukneviciene said “this fence will not stop military equipment” but it would help to “reduce the potential threat posed by Russia”.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Brexit Speech: What People Are Saying

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Brexit Speech: What People Are Saying

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday Britain could not remain a member of the EU single market after leaving the European Union, but would seek an agreement to allow for the freest possible trade in goods and services.

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GERMANY POLITICS: Bestseller Book: Mein Kampf By Adolf Hitler

GERMANY POLITICS: Bestseller Book: Mein Kampf By Adolf Hitler

Germany Politics News. Buy Bestseller Book: ‘Mein Kampf’ by Adolf Hitler. Get the German and English versions of ‘Mein Kampf’ by Adolf Hitler.

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SERBIA POLITICS: Hashim Thaçi Says Serbia Wants to Annex Part of Kosovo Using ‘Crimea Model’

SERBIA POLITICS: Hashim Thaçi Says Serbia Wants to Annex Part of Kosovo Using ‘Crimea Model’

“Serbia’s intention is to use this train, which was donated by Russia to help carve away the northern part of Kosovo,” Kosovo’s President Hashim Thaci said.

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GERMANY POLITICS: Berlin Sheds Tear For Post-War Order As Trump Era Looms

GERMANY POLITICS: Berlin Sheds Tear For Post-War Order As Trump Era Looms

US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel may have got off to a rocky start but his impending departure has sparked a wave of nostalgia and trepidation in Berlin.

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NORTHERN IRELAND: Early Election Talk Takes Center Stage

NORTHERN IRELAND: Early Election Talk Takes Center Stage

Britain’s Northern Ireland minister expected to call an early election, a week after the resignation of Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness.

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TURKEY POLITICS: Parliament Votes in Favor Of Constitutional Reform

TURKEY POLITICS: Parliament Votes in Favor Of Constitutional Reform

Turkey’s parliament has voted in favor in a first round ballot on a constitutional bill that will extend President Tayyip Erdogan’s powers.

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SERBIA POLITICS: Tomislav Nikolic Says Kosovo Wants War

SERBIA POLITICS: Tomislav Nikolic Says Kosovo Wants War

President Tomislav Nikolic said the neighbors had been “on the brink of conflict” on Saturday, while Kosovo’s prime minister told reporters the train, a project of the Serbian government, sent “a message of occupation.”

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UK POLITICS: Britain May Change ‘Economic Model’ If Shut Out of EU Single Market: Hammond

UK POLITICS: Britain May Change ‘Economic Model’ If Shut Out of EU Single Market: Hammond

“But if we are forced to be something different, then we will have to become something different,” Hammond said about Britain’s plans to lower corporate tax.

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EUROPE POLITICS: EU Brexit Negotiator Michel Barnier Sees Special Care For Financial Service Ties

EUROPE POLITICS: EU Brexit Negotiator Michel Barnier Sees Special Care For Financial Service Ties

Barnier tweeted: “When asked on equivalence I said: EU would need special vigilance on financial stability risk, not special deal to access the City.”

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UK POLITICS: Here’s MPs February Deadline to Theresa May On Brexit

UK POLITICS: Here’s MPs February Deadline to Theresa May On Brexit

“The government needs to publish its Brexit plan by mid-February at latest, including its position on membership of the single market,” said Hilary Benn.

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UK POLITICS: Obama’s EU Envoy Says Nigel Farage Misleading Trump

UK POLITICS: Obama’s EU Envoy Says Nigel Farage Misleading Trump

Anthony Gardner said, “For us to be the cheerleaders of Brexit and to be encouraging Brexit Mark 2, Mark 3, is the height of folly.”

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HUNGARY POLITICS: Petra Laszlo Who Kicked Migrants Gets Probation

HUNGARY POLITICS: Petra Laszlo Who Kicked Migrants Gets Probation

Hungarian reporter Petra Laszlo, who appeared in Szeged District Court by remote video, mounted a tearful defense and said she would appeal.

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AUSTRIA POLITICS: FPO Struggles to Win Over Jews With Charm Offensive

AUSTRIA POLITICS: FPO Struggles to Win Over Jews With Charm Offensive

“Anti-Semitism, regardless in which form, is a crime against humanity,” Freedom Party (FPO) leader Heinz-Christian Strache said.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Here’s Marine Le Pen At Donald Trump Tower

FRANCE POLITICS: Here’s Marine Le Pen At Donald Trump Tower

Marine Le Pen, French presidential hopeful, was seen at Trump Tower but declined to say whether she was to meet with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump.

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UK POLITICS: Christopher Steele MI6 Spy Master Takes Center Stage

UK POLITICS: Christopher Steele MI6 Spy Master Takes Center Stage

Steele’s dealings with the FBI on Trump, initially with the senior agent who had started the FIFA probe and then moved to a post in Europe, began in July.

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UK POLITICS: Terrified! Trump Russian Dirty Dossier Writer Christopher Steele, British MI6 Spy On the Run

UK POLITICS: Terrified! Trump Russian Dirty Dossier Writer Christopher Steele, British MI6 Spy On the Run

Christopher Steele 52, former MI6 officer, fled from his home in Surrey after realising it was only a matter of time until his name became public knowledge.

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