George Soros says Europe faces ‘oblivion’ as right-wing parties set to win big in European election

Left-wing billionaire George Soros in a rare op-ed is firing a warning shot to what he describes as the “sleeping pro-Europe majority� ahead of the European Parliament elections in May -- warning that Europe is “on the cusp of a nightmare� should nationalist parties sweep the election.

Brexit supporters fear betrayal as pro-EU forces call for delay, do-over

As the clock ticks down to Britain’s departure from the European Union, those who wish to remain in the bloc are increasing their calls to delay or re-do the implementation of the 2016 referendum -- and Brexit supporters are smelling betrayal in the air.

As UK faces fresh migrant crisis, government asks if asylum seekers are ‘genuine’

With the U.K. facing a fresh migrant crisis at its borders, the British government is questioning whether the asylum seekers making the trek across the English Channel are “genuine” -- noting that they are making the trip from France.

UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn appears to mouth ‘stupid woman’ at Theresa May, sparks chaos

UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn appeared to call Prime Minister Theresa May a “stupid woman” on Wednesday, during a heated back-and-forth at Prime Minister’s Questions -- an apparent breach of parliamentary protocol.

Emmanuel Macron goes AWOL as protests, violence plague Paris

As France braces for another round of violent protests this weekend in Paris and other parts of the country, embattled French President Emmanuel Macron is a missing man, as he leaves his government to handle the chaos caused in part by his unpopular plan to hike gas taxes.

France scraps fuel tax, weighs wealth tax in response to massive protests

As French President Emmanuel Macron faces the biggest crisis of his presidency -- in the form of massive, and frequently violent, widespread protests -- his government is frantically backtracking on a controversial gas tax detested by demonstrators and considering shifting the tax burden to the rich.

Theresa May fights for political survival after draft Brexit deal sparks resignations, calls for her ouster

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May was fighting for her political survival on Thursday after a draft Brexit agreement with the European Union sparked resignations from her Cabinet -- and left furious pro-Brexit backbenchers pushing for a leadership challenge.

Merkel calls for creation of ‘European army,’ backing Macron in spat with Trump

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday backed French counterpart Emmanuel Macron in his call for a grand, European army -- a move that President Trump has called “insulting” as he urged the countries to fulfil their NATO commitments instead.

Israel slams ‘circus of Bolivian hypocrisy’ as socialist country invites groups critical of Israel to UN

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations is slamming a “circus of Bolivian hypocrisy” after the socialist country invited the director general of an anti-Israel group to speak at a Security Council event -- the latest controversial move by the Bolivians in the space of a week.

Theresa May warns EU she will not overturn Brexit referendum after bloc rejects deal

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday warned E.U. officials that she would not overturn the 2016 Brexit referendum, a day after her compromise proposals were dismissed out of hand by E.U. leaders at a summit in Austria.

Swedish elections likely to benefit nationalist party amid migration crisis

Sweden will go to the polls on Sunday in an election where the nationalist Swedish Democrats are expected to do well amid long-standing concerns over mass Islamic migration into the country -- the latest nation to turn rightward as the European Union struggles with fallout from the 2015 migration crisis.

UK’s Boris Johnson refuses to apologize after saying Muslim women in burqas look like ‘bank robbers’

Former UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is refusing to apologize despite pressure from Britain’s political class -- including Prime Minister Theresa May -- after he said Muslim women who wear the burqa look like “bank robbers” and “letter boxes.”