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National security adviser Brzezinski dies at 89

Brzezinski joined Carter's campaign as his principal foreign policy adviser in 1976 and as national security adviser from 1977-1981. Polish-born strategist guided United States president through Iran crisis and pushed hard line against Soviets.



German-Asian ties no snub to US: Angela Merkel

Merkel called into question the nature of Germany's relationship to Anglo-American allies at the conclusion of the G-7 summit in Italy , saying that the days when Europe could completely rely on others were "over to a certain extent". "They are a firm pillar of our foreign and security policy, and Germany will continue to work to strengthen these relations". The Prime Minister, who spent several hours on Monday evening speaking to Chancellor Merkel at the official retreat of Schloss ...


PM Modi, German Chancellor Merkel attend plenary meeting of Inter-Governmental Consultations

PM Modi, German Chancellor Merkel attend plenary meeting of Inter-Governmental Consultations

This will change", Trump tweeted on Tuesday. "We Europeans must really take our destiny into our own hands, of course in friendship with the United States, in friendship with Great Britain, with good neighborly relations wherever possible, also with Russian Federation and other countries - but we have to know that we have to fight for our future and our fate ourselves as Europeans", Merkel said in Munich at an event organized by the Christian Social Union, Bavaria's sister party of the ...


The UK Is Back To Sharing Intelligence With The US

The UK Is Back To Sharing Intelligence With The US

As a portrait of the alleged bomber emerged, it was complicated by contradictory accounts over whether Abedi held views that had sparked concern before Monday's attack. But it wasn't clear US officials were the source of the images, which the Times defended as "neither graphic nor disrespectful of victims" and consistent with basic reporting "on weapons used in horrific crimes".



Merkel says she is a deeply convinced trans-Atlanticist

At the G7 Summit last week, leaders, including Merkel , failed to convince Trump to commit to stay in the Paris climate deal. Thanks to a quirk of scheduling, before she met Trump in Brussels last week, she spent a morning with former US president Barack Obama, who is still broadly admired in Germany .