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Boris Johnson launching his campaign for the Conservative Party leadership yesterday.
June 13, 2019
Last Friday, Theresa May resigned as leader of the British Conservative Party and today the party’s 313 MPs voted in the first of several ballots for their preferred...
Prime Minister Theresa May at the inaugural ceremony of the British Normandy Memorial, June 6, 2019.
June 7, 2019
Today, British Prime Minister Theresa May resigned as leader of the Conservative Party. On Monday, the party will begin the process of selecting a new leader under new rules...
Margrethe Vestager, Frans Timmermans and Manfred Weber: Possible candidates for European Commission President
May 30, 2019
On Tuesday evening, the European Council, the heads of state or government of the 28 member states of the European Union, met for an informal dinner in Brussels to discuss...
Theresa May presenting her 10-point “New Brexit Deal” to the House of Commons on Wednesday, May 22
May 22, 2019
This article was updated today, 5/24. Please see postscript below. After a tumultuous month in which the Conservatives lost a record number of seats in local council...
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez celebrating PSOE’s performance in Sunday’s election.
April 30, 2019
As xenophobic and eurosceptic parties registered large gains in elections throughout Western Europe in recent years, Spain appeared to be an exception, its voters apparently...
April 22, 2019
The MacMillan Center and Yale University Press hosted Vernon Bogdanor CBE for a series of four lectures on “Britain and Europe in a Troubled World” for the Henry L. Stimson...
April 11, 2019
After a marathon meeting that began at 6 p.m. Wednesday and concluded at 1 a.m. Thursday, less than 48 hours before the United Kingdom, having failed to approve the...