# US

Heavy armed German soldiers secure the departure of Defense Minister von der Leyen on 19.12.2016 in Gao, in the north of Mali, at the airport Camp Campor. Photo: Kay Nietfeld/dpa/archive
Heavy armed German soldiers secure the d […]

Macron pushes for EU security amid flagging US promises

President Trump has left many allies wondering if the US would jump in to help in case of an emergency. Now the French President is calling on the EU to review its security and defence policies.
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks about UK foreign policy and upholding the international order at the US Institute of Peace in Washington, DC, August 21, 2018. Photo: Saul Loeb / AFP
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt sp […]

Britain urges US, Europe to ‘go further’ in countering Russia

Britain's new Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt urges the US and Europe to do more to call out Russia's "malign behavior" and keep it in check, notably by implementing sanctions.
German economy minister Peter Altmaier pictured during a joint press conference with the European Commission Vice-President in charge of Energy at the Economy Ministry in Berlin on July 17, 2018
German economy minister Peter Altmaier p […]

Trump trade rows are ‘destroying’ growth, says German minister

Germany's economy minister lashes out at US President Trump, slamming his global trade rows and efforts to "dictate" Europe's dealings with Iran through renewed US sanctions.
ARCHIVE - 14.07.2017, Hamburg: Remains of glowing steel strands are stored in a container on the site of a steelworks hall. Selling steel to the US will be more expensive for companies in Germany. Photo: Christian Charisius / dpa - ATTENTION: This photo has dpa already sent on video +++ (c) dpa - News for children +++
ARCHIVE - 14.07.2017, Hamburg: Remains o […]

EU sets steel duties to shield industry against US tariff fallout

The European Union has said it will introduce retaliatory measures against US plans to impose steel and aluminum tariffs.
US President Donald Trump speaks to the media as Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May listens prior to a meeting at Chequers, the PM's country residence, near Ellesborough, northwest of London on July 13, 2018. Photo: Brendan Smialowski / AFP
US President Donald Trump speaks to the […]

Trump hails ties with UK despite Brexit criticism

US President Trump plays down his attack on Britain's Brexit plans, praising PM May's leadership and insisting ties between the two countries "have never been stronger".