July 2018

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.
(L-R) Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, EU Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker attend a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on July 16, 2018. Photo: Wang Zhao / AFP
(L-R) Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, EU Cou […]

EU urges big powers to avert trade ‘conflict and chaos’

The EU urges the US, China and Russia to work together to ease worsening global trade tensions, warning that they could otherwise spiral into "conflict and chaos".
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".
13.07.2018, United Kingdom, Buckinghamshire: Donald Trump, President of the United States, stands next to Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (l), on arrival at Checkers Country Estate, where they meet for a chat. Photo: Stefan Rousseau / PA Wire / dpa +++ dpa broadcast +++
13.07.2018, United Kingdom, Buckinghamsh […]

Trump warns soft Brexit would mean no trade deal for Britain with US

President Trump praises Boris Johnson and says that May ignored his advice on Brexit negotiations in extraordinary interview.
12.07.2018, Austria, Innsbruck: The interior ministers (l-r) Vesna Györkös Znidar (Slovenia), Horst Seehofer (Germany, CSU) and Kai Mykkänen (Finland) at the EU Justice and Home Affairs Minister meeting. The German Minister of the Interior Seehofer discusses for the first time in the circle of his EU colleagues about the European asylum policy. On the sidelines of the meeting of EU interior ministers in Innsbruck, the CSU leader with countries such as Greece will also explore the possibilities of taking back refugees. Photo: Barbara Gindl / APA / dpa +++ dpa imagefunk +++
12.07.2018, Austria, Innsbruck: The inte […]

EU interior chiefs cautious of Austria’s asylum restriction plan

At the meeting of the EU interior ministers in the city of Innsbruck most of the ministers expressed reservations about the Austrian plan in the file of asylum.