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UK POLITICS: ‘Revoke Assad Wife Asma al-Assad UK Citizenship’: Tom Brake Liberal Democrats

UK POLITICS: ‘Revoke Assad Wife Asma al-Assad UK Citizenship’: Tom Brake Liberal Democrats

Bashar al-Assad’s wife should lose her British citizenship if she support Bashar al-Assad her husband, Liberal Democrats said. Asma al-Assad was born in UK.

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UK POLITICS: Blair Prosecution Over Iraq War Blocked By Attorney General Jeremy Wright

UK POLITICS: Blair Prosecution Over Iraq War Blocked By Attorney General Jeremy Wright

UK Attorney General Jeremy Wright QC is prepared to go to court to demand that former Prime Minister Tony Blair not be prosecuted over the Iraq war.

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TURKEY POLITICS: Erdogan-2029? ‘Yes’ Vote Winning in Turkey’s Constitutional Reform Referendum With Slim Majority

TURKEY POLITICS: Erdogan-2029? ‘Yes’ Vote Winning in Turkey’s Constitutional Reform Referendum With Slim Majority

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared victory in the referendum on Turkey’s constitutional reform package. With most of the ballots opened, over 51 percent of voters have supported expanding the powers of president.

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TURKEY POLITICS: Referendum Results: Erdogan Celebrates Win

TURKEY POLITICS: Referendum Results: Erdogan Celebrates Win

Erdogan called Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and the leader of the nationalist MHP party, which supported the “Yes” vote, to congratulate them, presidential sources said. They quoted Erdogan as saying the referendum result was clear.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Masked Protesters Throw Smoke Bombs Ahead of Marine Le Pen Rally in Paris

FRANCE POLITICS: Masked Protesters Throw Smoke Bombs Ahead of Marine Le Pen Rally in Paris

Hundreds of protesters have taken to the streets of Paris to protest against right-wing presidential candidate Marine Le Pen.

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn Easter Message Praises Those Who ‘Run Food Banks’

UK POLITICS: Corbyn Easter Message Praises Those Who ‘Run Food Banks’

Jeremy Corbyn has used his Easter message to praise those who “run food banks, protect the vulnerable, look after the sick, the elderly and young people”.

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UK POLITICS: Alastair Campbell to Theresa May: Stop Bringing Your Personal Faith, Childhood Memories into Easter Message

UK POLITICS: Alastair Campbell to Theresa May: Stop Bringing Your Personal Faith, Childhood Memories into Easter Message

Theresa May, the daughter of a vicar, said Christian values could ‘bring us together’ amid intense debate over Brexit that continues to divide the nation.

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TURKEY POLITICS: Referendum Takes Center Stage

TURKEY POLITICS: Referendum Takes Center Stage

Turks cast their votes in a referendum on Sunday that could place sweeping new powers in the hands of President of Turkey Tayyip Erdogan and herald the most radical change to the country’s political system in its modern history.

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POLAND POLITICS: Poland Wants Option to Detain Migrants in Camps: Minister

POLAND POLITICS: Poland Wants Option to Detain Migrants in Camps: Minister

Poland, Hungary and other central European EU member states are opposed to an European Commission plan to distribute migrants from Africa and the Middle East across the bloc.

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GERMANY POLITICS: SPD: Barley to UK: Hold 2nd Referendum as ‘Brits Didn’t Understand Brexit’

GERMANY POLITICS: SPD: Barley to UK: Hold 2nd Referendum as ‘Brits Didn’t Understand Brexit’

“When the referendum was held, nobody knew what it would be about, not British people, not political class,” Barley leader of German Social Democrats (SPD).

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GERMANY POLITICS: Schaeuble to Muslims: Accept European Values or Go Elsewhere

GERMANY POLITICS: Schaeuble to Muslims: Accept European Values or Go Elsewhere

“There are better places in the world to live under Islamic law than Europe,” Wolfgang Schaeuble, the German Finance Minister has said.

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EUROPE POLITICS: The New Hybrid Weapons of Russia in War Against Ukraine

EUROPE POLITICS: The New Hybrid Weapons of Russia in War Against Ukraine

Kremlin aggressively uses any reason to damage Ukraine. In this case international song contest became one of Russian informational frontlines against Ukraine.

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UK POLITICS: Boris Johnson Failed Russia Sanctions Backfire

UK POLITICS: Boris Johnson Failed Russia Sanctions Backfire

“Going to G7 to put together a coalition around sanctions was never going to succeed. Bad policy decision by Mr. Johnson,” John McDonnell told Sky News.

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BELGIUM POLITICS: Top Diplomat to Trump: Make Sure US Next Foreign Policy Decisions Are Made Within UN Framework

BELGIUM POLITICS: Top Diplomat to Trump: Make Sure US Next Foreign Policy Decisions Are Made Within UN Framework

Didier Reynders: “I can understand the reaction of American president following a chemical attack, and it’s not the first one. Decisions must go through the United Nations.”

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FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Wartime Jewish Arrests Comment Backfires

FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Wartime Jewish Arrests Comment Backfires

“I think France isn’t responsible for the Vel d’Hiv,” Le Pen said in a French media interview on Sunday, referring to the July 16, 1942 German-ordered roundup by French police of 13,000 Jews in Paris.

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GERMANY POLITICS: 59% Germans Reject US Strike On Syrian Airbase: Poll

GERMANY POLITICS: 59% Germans Reject US Strike On Syrian Airbase: Poll

Moscow pointed out Syria eliminated its stockpiles of chemical weapons, which was confirmed by Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

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SPAIN POLITICS: Euskadi ta Askatasuna (ETA) Biography

SPAIN POLITICS: Euskadi ta Askatasuna (ETA) Biography

Euskadi ta Askatasuna emerged in 1959 in response to General Francisco Franco’s repression of Basque identity. Read Euskadi ta Askatasuna (ETA) Biography.

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EUROPE POLITICS: EPP Calls For Total Ban of Niqab in Europe

EUROPE POLITICS: EPP Calls For Total Ban of Niqab in Europe

“We want a total ban of face covering in the EU” said Manfred Weber, the group’s leader in the European Parliament, as cited by the The Express.

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SPAIN POLITICS: Basque Group ETA Gives France List of Arms Caches Under Disarmament Vow

SPAIN POLITICS: Basque Group ETA Gives France List of Arms Caches Under Disarmament Vow

ETA has said the initiative will bring the final curtain down on its decades-long armed campaign for a separate Basque country straddling the Spanish-French border.

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SWEDEN POLITICS: Arrested! Police Detains Uzbek Man Over Swedish Truck Attack

SWEDEN POLITICS: Arrested! Police Detains Uzbek Man Over Swedish Truck Attack

Swedish police arrested a 39-year-old Uzbek man on suspicion of ramming a hijacked beer delivery truck into crowds in central Stockholm, killing four people and wounding 15 in what they called a terror crime.

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