# EU Withdrawal Agreement

Britain's PM Boris Johnson (L), accompanied by CEO of Transport for the North, Barry White (R) and Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry (C), leaves the site of an under-construction tramline in Stretford, greater Manchester, northwest England on July 27, 2019. Photo: Ben Stansall / AFP
Britain's PM Boris Johnson (L), accompan […]

Who blinks first? Boris Johnson’s risky Brexit bet

Britain's incoming prime minister Boris Johnson has bet big on a risky Brexit strategy that he hopes will take the UK out of the EU on favourable terms
German Defence Minister and EU commission president candidate Ursula von der Leyen speaks to journalists during the first plenary session of the newly elected European Assembly at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, on July 3, 2019. Photo: Frederick Florin / AFP
German Defence Minister and EU commissio […]

New EU chief must piece together diverse top team

After negotiating her own confirmation as president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen must now put together a 27-nation team to help her run the bloc