Emmanuel Macron

France’s National Front is trying to bounce back. But, JASON WALSH asks, is there any hope for the far-right basket case?

MICHAEL WHITE on why the prospect of Trump trade wars takes away all the icing

Progressives expect great things from Emmanuel Macron and Justin Trudeau. But can the telegenic leaders actually deliver, asks Paul Knott.

President Trump’s plans for a mammoth military procession would represent ‘a toxic combination of genuine alarm and mockery marching side by side’, writes PAUL CONNEW.

A vote among party members over Brexit would transform the debate and act as a trial run for the real thing, argues ANDREW ADONIS.

MICHAEL WHITE on whether a tapestry is all we get from Le President.

The New European’s Editor-at-Large, Alstair Campbell, on the reasons why French president Emmanuel Macron is the real heir to Tony Blair.

James Ball explains why when it comes to Brexit we are all just passengers in the back seat.

Talk of a second referendum has divided pro-EU support in the UK. DENIS MACSHANE asks how it has gone down in Europe itself.

French President Emmanuel Macron believes the UK will get a bespoke deal – but hopes Brexit can be reversed.

Michael White looks at the flip-flopping Nigel Farage as the noose tightens on leave options.

With Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson conceding Brexit is no longer inevitable, politics are catching up with reality, says Andrew Adonis, and we need allies.

Ahead of the French president’s UK visit for an Anglo-French summit Emmanuel Macron called for Britain to reconsider Brexit.

Amidst the chaos of Brexit comes clarity from afar. Italian journalist and Anglophile PAOLA PEDUZZI provides a plaintive view of her beloved UK

Here is a selection of some of the best quotes from an extraordinary year in politics.

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.

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Plenty of eyebrows were raised when former Chancellor George Osborne was handed the role as Editor of London’s Evening Standard.

If you locked Fox and Hammond in a room which of the two would you expect to emerge as the other one’s pigskin bag?

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

The zealots who allow the Brexit fiasco to happen are diminishing the UK inch by inch, day by day.

Emmanuel Macron has been lucky. But also courageous. Here’s how the combination has led to a remarkable turnaround in previously gloomy nation

Prime Minister Theresa May has become a much diminished figure on the world stage

Everyone is buying Europe just when Britain is selling

In this column’s unflinching commitment to finding fragments of silver lining in the debris that has been the Year of Brexit it is torn between Emmanuel Macron and Dominic Cummings.

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

German diplomat Peter Ammon is “unnerved” by the Brexit divorce debate



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