Macron versus Le Pen: the second round of the French presidential election explained

Paris CNN — It’s Macron against Le Pen, second round. The French presidential election will be a rematch of the 2017 contest, when far-right Marine Le Pen took on political newcomer Emmanuel Macron. Macron won this race by nearly two votes to one. But while the candidates remain the same, the 2022 race looks very … Read more

UK government slammed ‘racist’ and ‘inhumane’ for planning to send asylum seekers to Rwanda

London – Britain will send migrants and asylum seekers crossing the English Channel thousands of miles into Rwanda under a controversial deal announced on Thursday as the government tries to crack down on a record number of people making the perilous journey. “From today… anyone entering the UK illegally as well as those who have … Read more

Highlights on the European Union | CNN

CNN — Here is an overview of the European Union. The European Union is an international organization made up of 27 European countries. It governs the common economic, political, social and security policies of its member states. According to the EU website, the objectives of the European Union are to establish European citizenship, to ensure … Read more

US to boost natural gas deliveries to help wean Europe off Russian power

Brussels – The United States and the European Union announced a new task force on Friday that will focus entirely on reducing Europe’s dependence on Russian fossil fuels in the face of the Moscow crisis. war against ukraine. The initiative unveiled in Brussels by President Joe Biden and EU chief Ursula von der Leyen will … Read more

Analysis: Europe takes once unimaginable decisions to counter Putin’s aggression

CNN — Whatever the end result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin has achieved one thing: the security map of Europe has been fundamentally changed and things will never go back to the way they were before. All over the continent, and more particularly within the European Union, decisions have been taken … Read more

Vladimir Putin has succeeded in uniting his opponents

London CNN — As the world watches and waits nervously to learn if Russian President Vladimir Putin will instruct his forces to invade Ukraine, European diplomats are privately finding one small silver lining to the crisis unfolding in Eastern Europe. The European Union and NATO have been remarkably united during this entire episode, which months … Read more

European Union ambassador says Russia-Ukraine crisis has unified the EU and NATO: “For us, this is existential”

European Union Ambassador to the US Stavros Lambrinidis blamed Russia for the tensions with Ukraine, the European Union and the rest of the world, saying that Russian President Vladimir Putin’s actions have helped unify western powers. Although the European Union is prepared for a possible Russian invasion of its neighbor, the ambassador told CBS News … Read more