Emmanuel Macron

EU leaders in bitter clash over Covid-19 recovery package | World news

Hungary’s prime minister, Viktor Orbán, accused his Dutch counterpart of using the same methods as his country’s former communist leaders on Sunday, as EU leaders publicly clashed during tense and acrimonious negotiations

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Bitter coronavirus summit exposes trust deficit among EU leaders | World news

Bad-tempered, late-running EU summits have hardly been unusual over the last decade of eurozone crisis and endless fights over migration. But the latest three-day gathering of EU leaders, with a €1.8tn (£1.6tn)

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Ministers show how world beating they are all over again | John Crace | Politics

For months now the government has been prefacing all its coronavirus briefings as world-beating when the only thing in which we appeared to be global leaders was our mortality rates. But now

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Little point prolonging EU talks into autumn, Johnson tells Macron | Politics

Boris Johnson has told Emmanuel Macron that he sees little point prolonging UK-EU talks on a future trading relationship into the autumn. The French president was in London on Thursday for a

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