Update: EU Parliament official sees ‘Brexit revolt’

Europe 03/26/19, 06:24

The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local):11:20 a.m.The European Parliament's top Brexit official says that "we see for the moment a real Brexit revolt" in the United Kingdom, with over 5 million people signing an online petition to revoke Britain's decision to leave the EU ...

Update: EU Parliament’s Brexit chief against long delay

Europe 03/07/19, 10:02

The Latest on Britain's departure from the European Union (all times local):3 p.m.The European Parliament's top Brexit official says he does not want a long extension of Britain's scheduled departure from the European Union and certainly not one that goes beyond the May elections for the legislators.Guy Verhofstadt told a ...

Hungary launches mobile billboard to counter criticism

Europe 11/29/18, 07:47

Hungary's government is using a mobile billboard to defend itself against criticism of Prime Minister Victor Orban's anti-immigration policies.Earlier this month Guy Verhofstadt, leader of the liberal ALDE faction of the European Parliament, used a billboard mounted on a truck in Brussels to depict Orban as someone seeking to destroy ...

Pressure on UK foreign minister to apologize for Soviet barb

Europe 10/02/18, 06:43

Pressure mounted Tuesday on British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt to apologize for recent remarks comparing the European Union to the Soviet Union.While British Prime Minister Theresa May effectively rebuked her foreign secretary for making the comparison, leaders from the European Parliament urged Hunt to take back his remarks, which caused ...

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