Kremlin denies ‘concrete’ plans for a Putin-Biden summit

Kremlin denies ‘concrete’ plans for a Putin-Biden summit

Press play to listen to this article Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said Monday that there were no plans yet for a new summit with … Read more

Putin, Biden agree to summit after Macron calls

Putin, Biden agree to summit after Macron calls

US President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have agreed to hold a bilateral summit, followed by a meeting with all relevant parties … Read more

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

Vaccine access puts EU and Africa at odds ahead of summit

Vaccine access puts EU and Africa at odds ahead of summit

Press play to listen to this article Europe’s refusal to share COVID-19 vaccine technology threatens to overshadow a major gathering of European and African leaders … Read more

Macron says EU and Africa seek vaccines deal at February summit

Macron says EU and Africa seek vaccines deal at February summit

The EU is working with African countries on an agreement to improve access to coronavirus vaccines, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday. Addressing the … Read more

Eastern brinkmanship: Tensions with Russia overshadow summit with ex-Soviet countries

Eastern brinkmanship: Tensions with Russia overshadow summit with ex-Soviet countries

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Wednesday called on EU leaders to impose preventive sanctions on Russia to deter possible military attacks rather than waiting for … Read more