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November 10, 2017, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

European Union negotiators are readying themselves for the collapse of Prime Minister Theresa May’s government as it lurches from one crisis to another, say officials in Brussels. And Britain’s Opposition […]

Gang with suspected neo-Nazi links vows to force migrants from Greece

November 9, 2017, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

A suspected breakaway faction from Greece’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party says it is recruiting anti-migrant hit squads and has vowed to drive all migr ...

Europe expects more terror attacks, even as IS falters

October 11, 2017, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

Will the collapse of Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, and the ending of the terror group’s caliphate make much difference when it comes to the recru ...

Europe fears Turkey’s Erdogan will tear up migration deal

April 20, 2017, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

The crowd of diehard supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan cheered at a referendum-eve rally in the Umraniye district of Istanbul when ...

  • Turkey coup said to have started earlier than planned
    July 20, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    The tanks started to roll seven hours earlier than planned Friday in Istanbul, with soldiers quickly blocking the famous Bosphorus Bridge with the aim of preventing cars and pedestrians crossing […]

  • Leaderless, rudderless, Britain drifts
    June 29, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    With Brexit tremors sending cascading political and economic shockwaves near and far, shaking the foundations of all that is familiar, it has become almost routine since the referendum for Britain’s […]

  • What happens after the ‘Brexit’ vote?
    June 22, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    Aside from guessing which side will win Thursday’s Brexit vote, London’s chattering classes are engaging in a favorite political game of “what ifs.” British newspapers and TV news shows are […]

  • Britain’s Brexit vote spurs wild trading, gambling
    June 21, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    Currency traders are dubbing it the “remain bounce,” buying Britain’s pound after torrid sales of sterling last week when markets feared the European Union’s most reluctant member would head for […]