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Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un are playing a very dangerous game of nuclear poker, argues Paul Connew. But does either leader have the cards that could avoid destruction?

There is a rare chance of peace in Syria. But, Hamish De Bretton-Gordon writes, Brexit is getting in the way of the UK and the EU playing the role we should.

The dispute was an ominous warning of problems for our time over where ultimate power lies in the US

Trump, with his appetite for diversionary tactics, could see a pre-emptive strike against North Korea as the ultimate diversion from his domestic problems

The story of the Bosnian War is also the story of its football clubs which were ethnically cleansed along with the population

When it comes to Brexit and the environment our ties to the EU are complex.

The fight against the menace of modern day piracy must start on the land, not the sea

If next week’s G20 summit in Hamburg were a political beauty pageant, Donald Trump, the man who owned the Miss Universe franchise for 20 years, would prefer to stay at home.

The only thing that might restore our standing is a leader who is prepared to say what needs to be done – changing our mind on Brexit – and then leading the country through that process.

Trump is invited to Paris, investor confidence grows in Greece and cladding concerns in Germany

The year of Brexit AKA The year you’ll want to forget

In an uncertain global landscape, the former deputy prime minister outlines reforms needed to safeguard the international order against nationalism and ‘strong man’ politics

What is in the Queen’s Speech? Theresa May sets out plans for Brexit and the economy

Whatever the outcome of negotiations, Ireland’s foreign minister cannot foresee relations between Britain and Ireland getting better

The truth behind the headlines and the claims that Britain’s Press is rabid and running wild

One of France’s most powerful political figures wasn’t on the ballot paper – he was more than 1,500 miles away, at home in the Kremlin

Newspapers have waged along battle against the titans of the internet. But in there are double standards to be found in their latest line of attack

Turkey was on progressive path, but Europe sent it in a dangerous direction

The shifting sands of geopolitics has seen a frost descend on US-EU relations. But if we are to have a new Cold War - between Trump and Europe – he will lose

Vanquisher of the Soviet Union, Thatcher’s “genius” or Europe’s best bullshitter? Whichever he is, Ted Malloch could soon be the EU’s worst nightmare.

We are living in an era when hate seems to be in the ascendency, says Eddie Izzard. But there is a way to fight back

Think the north London, Merseyside or even the notorious Old Firm derbies are the pinnacle of footballing rivalries? Europe’s football hooligan clashes will shock you

The departure of Sir Ivan Rogers raises fundamental questions about the government’s Brexit strategy

From cannabis legalisation to festival drugs testing, European countries are shaping new, progressive drugs policies, and Britain risks being left behind

The catastrophe unfolding in Aleppo shows Europe, and Britain in particular, of the need to remain a powerful player on the global stage

Brexit has distracted Europe from the foreign policy crises on its doorstep, including the horror of Aleppo. This British diversion endangers the whole continent, including the UK

In 2013 Labour’s Mary Creagh voted with her party in opposing intervention against President Bashar al-Assad’s brutal clampdown

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