The Chancellor's comments are aimed at a domestic and European audience, and she won't be abandoning Anglo-German relationships just yet.
Our EU membership is not tied up with migration, but it is tied up with British jobs, economic growth, and the security of our country. These are not trivial matters. But right now they are being ruthlessly sidelined in favour of an irrational obsession with a totally different issue.
For many years, the Prime Minister has given the impression he regards Eastern Europe as a place to be talked about, not to.
In 1916, in one of history’s longest and deadliest battles, 300,000 French and German troops died for a few acres of France. The ghosts still linger.
Remembering the first wave of privatisation in the 1990s, when things fell apart.
Those seeking sanctuary deserve a better response than the one given by Britain's government, says Diane Abbott.
The fight at Verdun in 1916 set a precedent for peace that lives on at the heart of Europe.
It's an old trick: smother anything in enough jargon and you can avoid being held accountable for it.
Putin’s war cost Russia its centuries-long shared identity with its neighbour. Now, Kyiv risks betraying the spirit of the Maidan revolution.
The 2003 Le Touquet treaty was negotiated outside the EU.
In Donetsk, which has been under the control of Russian backed rebels since April 2014, the propaganda has a hermetic, relentless feel to it.
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