With Russian guns pointed at Ukraine, West and Moscow dive into talks

With Russian guns pointed at Ukraine, West and Moscow dive into talks

Press play to listen to this article GENEVA — U.S., European, and NATO officials are adamant the intense week of diplomatic meetings with Russia is a … Read more

Britain renews threat to suspend parts of Brexit deal in Northern Ireland ahead of talks

Britain renews threat to suspend parts of Brexit deal in Northern Ireland ahead of talks

LONDON – Britain would be ready to trigger Article 16 and unilaterally suspend some trading rules for Northern Ireland if forthcoming talks with the EU … Read more

The battle to succeed Boris Johnson

The battle to succeed Boris Johnson

Press Play to listen to this article LONDON – Whisper it, but the race to succeed Boris Johnson is on. Two of the prime minister’s … Read more

Putin demands Western security guarantees to end threat of Ukraine invasion

Putin demands Western security guarantees to end threat of Ukraine invasion

Press Play to listen to this article Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that if Russia invades Ukraine it will depend on “unconditional fulfillment of … Read more

Europe remembers its forgotten war

Europe remembers its forgotten war

Press play to listen to this article PISKY, Ukraine — Machine gun fire pulsed in the distance as Elgard, a 23-year-old junior lieutenant in the … Read more

Global Britain struggles to get U.S. attention over steel fight

Global Britain struggles to get U.S. attention over steel fight

Press Play to listen to this article LONDON – Britain is getting tired of playing nice in its longstanding trade dispute with the US over … Read more

Northern Ireland violence spurred by Brexit ‘a clear and present danger,’  experts say

Northern Ireland violence spurred by Brexit ‘a clear and present danger,’ experts say

Paramilitary gangs embedded in Northern Ireland’s divided communities, according to one document. The UK and Irish governments jointly released the results of the Independent Reporting … Read more

Views collide as Blinken, Lavrov discuss Ukraine

Views collide as Blinken, Lavrov discuss Ukraine

It was less about differences than about seemingly irreconcilable realities when the top US and Russian diplomats argued over Ukraine on Thursday. While US Secretary … Read more

U.S. and European face hard road to confront China’s dirty steel

U.S. and European face hard road to confront China’s dirty steel

Press Play to listen to this article The EU and the US want to join forces in a green steel alliance against China’s coal-fired blast … Read more