European Union scrambles to patch up relations at Africa summit

European Union scrambles to patch up relations at Africa summit

Press play to listen to this article It is not easy to pinpoint the nadir of the EU’s great pivot to Africa. The shift in … Read more

Poland braces for ‘up to a million people’ fleeing war in Ukraine

Poland braces for ‘up to a million people’ fleeing war in Ukraine

Press play to listen to this article WARSAW — Poland is preparing for a massive influx of refugees if Russia attacks Ukraine. “We have to … Read more

European Parliament mourns president with personal touch

European Parliament mourns president with personal touch

Press play to listen to this article As they mourned the death of their President, David Sassoli, MEPs fondly remembered a leader whose charm and … Read more

Pope Francis denounces Europe’s migrant crisis as ‘shipwreck of civilization’

Pope Francis denounces Europe’s migrant crisis as ‘shipwreck of civilization’

LESBOS, Greece – Pope Francis returned to Lesbos, the Greek island that has become the symbol of the continent’s migration crisis, on Sunday. “We are … Read more

Busting the Merkel Myth

Busting the Merkel Myth

Press play to listen to this article BERLIN — In an age of us-versus-them politics, soon-to-be ex-German Chancellor Angela Merkel might be the only prominent … Read more

European Union, NATO stress unity on Belarus and Russia

European Union, NATO stress unity on Belarus and Russia

EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg presented a united front on Sunday against the pressure on the eastern … Read more

New German government should change tack over Nord Stream 2, Poland’s PM says

New German government should change tack over Nord Stream 2, Poland’s PM says

The new government in Berlin should change its attitude towards the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline and “do everything possible” to prevent Russia from using … Read more