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MOSCOW | The Latest: Merkel responds to Trump jab on Montenegro

MOSCOW | The Latest: Merkel responds to Trump jab on Montenegro MOSCOW— The Latest on the meeting earlier this week between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump (all times local): 2 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says NATO‘s collective-defense clause applies to all members, not just big countries, adding that she’s glad … Continue reading MOSCOW | The Latest: Merkel responds to Trump jab on Montenegro

MOSCOW | Russia says Putin, Trump discussed referendum in Ukraine

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed a possible referendum in separatist-leaning eastern Ukraine during their Helsinki summit earlier this week, Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. said Friday. Ambassador Anatoly Antonov revealed the discussions amid confusion and concern in the U.S. about what the two presidents agreed behind closed doors. “This … Continue reading MOSCOW | Russia says Putin, Trump discussed referendum in Ukraine

MOSCOW | The Latest: Merkel: US and Russian meetings should be normal

MOSCOW— The Latest on the meeting earlier this week between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump (all times local): 1:25 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that meetings between U.S. and Russian presidents should become “normal” again. Merkel’s comments Friday came after President Donald Trump invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to the … Continue reading MOSCOW | The Latest: Merkel: US and Russian meetings should be normal

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates | Chinese president meets top leaders in 1st visit to UAE

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Chinese President Xi Jinping is in the United Arab Emirates meeting with top leaders as the two countries seek to deepen economic ties. Xi, his Foreign Minister Wang Yi, and other Chinese officials held morning meetings Friday with Abu Dhabi’s powerful crown prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan, … Continue reading ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates | Chinese president meets top leaders in 1st visit to UAE

BERLIN | Germany moves to formally close Puigdemont extradition case

BERLIN— German prosecutors say they’ve received official notification that Spain has withdrawn the European arrest warrant for former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont, bringing extradition proceedings against the separatist leader close to their formal conclusion. Prosecutors in Schleswig said Friday they have asked a state court to formally end the proceedings. On Thursday, a Spanish Supreme … Continue reading BERLIN | Germany moves to formally close Puigdemont extradition case

CARNOUSTIE, | The Latest: Woods fizzes low shot into legs of spectators

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — The Latest on the British Open (all times local): 11:10 a.m. Tiger Woods fizzed a low hook from the thick rough into the legs of spectators on the second hole of his second round at the British Open. Spectators lining the right of the fairway appeared to ignore a request from Woods … Continue reading CARNOUSTIE, | The Latest: Woods fizzes low shot into legs of spectators

PARIS |Macron’s security aide detained, was filmed beating activist

PARIS — A top security aide for President Emmanuel Macron, caught on camera beating a protester, has been detained and is being questioned by authorities, while the president’s office has begun the process of firing him following a public backlash. The fast-moving events followed a day of fierce criticism after the newspaper Le Monde identified … Continue reading PARIS |Macron’s security aide detained, was filmed beating activist

BERLIN | Merkel insists US ties key to Germany despite Trump tensions

BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the trans-Atlantic relationship remains “central” to her government despite tensions with President Donald Trump. Merkel didn’t respond directly when asked about the relationship at a news conference Friday whether, given Trump’s about-turns on various issues. Trump has frequently criticized Germany for what he views as inadequate military spending … Continue reading BERLIN | Merkel insists US ties key to Germany despite Trump tensions